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Higher Shutehanger Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Halberton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9109 / 50°54'39"N

Longitude: -3.3812 / 3°22'52"W

OS Eastings: 302994

OS Northings: 113292

OS Grid: ST029132

Mapcode National: GBR LN.QWS1

Mapcode Global: FRA 36TP.LL6

Entry Name: Higher Shutehanger Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105884

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95344

Location: Halberton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Halberton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Halberton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ST 01 SW
- Higher Shutehanger Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. C16, with later alterations and extensions. Stone and cob mix,
plastered under gabled-end slate roof. Formerly a 3-room, through-passage plan, the
lower end to the left of the passage; the parlour end has been largely rebuilt and
enlarged in the late C20. 2-storeys.
Front: 4 window range, all windows late C20, as is the wide, glazed C20 porch under
a tiled roof. End stacks, that to the left, external; axial stack backs onto former
passage; brick shafts, plastered.
Interior: lower end room with chamfered axial beam with hollow step stops; lower
end fireplace with side oven. Hall, cross beam, chamfered with hollow step stop;
bressumer between hall and parlour retains mortices for screen studs and a pointed,
chamfered door arch.
Roof: 3 jointed crucks; morticed and side-pegged at apex; similarily the collars.
Early rafters and battening survives above parlour; the truss over the hall could be
lightly smoke-blackened. The first floor level was substanially higher above the
hall than it was to the adjacent rooms, an indication of possible insertion; but
this has since been levelled.

Listing NGR: ST0299413292

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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