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Latitude: 50.3714 / 50°22'17"N
Longitude: -3.9951 / 3°59'42"W
OS Eastings: 258216
OS Northings: 54291
OS Grid: SX582542
Mapcode National: GBR Q3.75L0
Mapcode Global: FRA 28J2.1D7
Entry Name: Shippen Approximately 30 Metres South West of West Pitten Farmhouse
Listing Date: 29 March 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108561
English Heritage Legacy ID: 100513
Location: Yealmpton, South Hams, Devon, PL7
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Yealmpton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX 55 SE YEALMPTON WEST PITTEN
29/3/60 Shippen approximately
30 metres south west of
West Pitten Farmhouse
Original use uncertain, currently used as cowhouse with loft above. Circa C16.
Slate rubble with granite quoins. Corrugated iron roof with gabled ends. The south
side has ground floor doorways with large wooden lintels and one loft door. Doorway
on right hand projecting with window slit above. Left hand of south wall rebuilt in
concrete. North side facing yard has ventilation slits and single storey lean-to
with single-light hollow chamfered granite window frame. Similar two-light window in
east end with two ventilation slits above, and granite four-centred arch doorway with
chamfer and pyramid stops to the jambs. At west end large elliptically arched
chamfered granite doorwway to loft. Interior: large stopped chamfered ceiling
The original house was destroyed by fire and this building is one of a range of
contemporary farm buildings on three sides of a yard. The existing farm house on the
fourth (east) side was built circa late C19 or early C20 and occupies a site near
that of the original house.
Listing NGR: SX5821654291
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