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Cattle Yard and Building Approximately 80 Metres North East of Alston Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Churston-with-Galmpton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.3892 / 50°23'21"N

Longitude: -3.5494 / 3°32'57"W

OS Eastings: 289954

OS Northings: 55516

OS Grid: SX899555

Mapcode National: GBR QT.VZNB

Mapcode Global: FRA 38G0.M1C

Entry Name: Cattle Yard and Building Approximately 80 Metres North East of Alston Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383511

Location: Torbay, TQ5

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Churston-with-Galmpton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Churston Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


SX85NE ALSTON LANE, Churston Ferrers
1946-1/1/37 (North West side)
Cattle yard and buildings approx.
80m north-east of Alston Farmhouse


Cattle yard and buildings. Mid and late C19. Stone rubble.
Hipped slated roof. Rectangular yard enclosed by wall at front
and left sides. Cattle sheds at rear and left sides. Entrance
at front adjoining right-hand building; corresponding entrance
at rear, between the 2 buildings. Single-storeyed buildings,
that to rear with loft. Rear building has 3 doorways with
slightly curved arches having stone voussoirs; plank doors
with strap-hinges. 2 small windows with flat stone lintels. 1
plank door to loft. Right-hand building has 3 doorways with
round and segmental red-brick arches. Stone rubble enclosing
walls with rounded gate piers; all with alternately short and
tall coping stones. Rear gate has rounded pier of same type to
right. Together with Alston Farmhouse and its main yard (qv)
this makes a good farmyard group.

Listing NGR: SX8995455516

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

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