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Lower Coarsewell Barn and Attached Foldyard, North Huish

Description: Lower Coarsewell Barn and Attached Foldyard

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
Date Delisted: 20 April 1995
English Heritage Building ID: 101363

OS Grid Reference: SX7207554946
OS Grid Coordinates: 272075, 54946
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3805, -3.8006

Location: North Huish, Devon TQ9 7NL

Locality: North Huish
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 7NL

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Listing Text

The following entry shall be deleted:-

NORTH HUISH
SX75SW

8/452 Lower Coarsewll Barn
and attached foldyard

II

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NORTH HUISH
SX75SW
8/452
Lower Coarsewell Barn
and attached foldyard

II

Bank barn and shelter shed. Probably early C18. Roughly coursed local
slatestone rubble with some white quartz and a raise of cob under the eaves
on the long sides, corrugated iron roof. Rectangular field barn with
integral outshut forming shelter on lower (south ) side. North side with
central cart entrance. Roof half hipped, catslide at rear over outshut.
Outshut supported on circular stone rubble columns, two replaced with iron.
Cart door with original frame. Loading door in east gable. Stone rubble
foldyard wall on south side.
Interior: Walls with original lime and hair plaster and central threshing
floor. Ten bay roof of collar rafter type, the trusses numbered and
unaltered. Some original thatching spars, no purlins. The two hip
constructions are slightly different.
History: An unusually unaltered example of a Devon outfarm with multi-
purpose building and foldyard relating to four fields remote from the
farmstead.


Listing NGR: SX7207554946

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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