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Shippen Approximately 30 Metres South West of West Pitten Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Yealmpton, Devon

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100513

Location: Yealmpton, South Hams, Devon, PL7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Yealmpton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

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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