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HER Number:MDV104441
Name:Stable, Shapcombe Farm, Luppitt


An 18th-19th century stable.


Grid Reference:ST 152 045
Map Sheet:ST10SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishLuppitt
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLUPPITT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STOREHOUSE (Unknown date)
  • HAYLOFT (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD to 1840 AD (Between))
  • STABLE (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Clements, H. A., 1994, Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills, Plan and photo (Report - Survey). SDV344050.

Marked as 19th century barn on annotated plan. With stone walls and a corrugated iron roof (B.A.R. 3.2.4).

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH043.4 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

Stable. Hayloft/tallet; Stable. A gable-ended stable, which was originally lofted. It is built down a hillslope on the west side of the yard. Chert; Rubble stone walls. Asbestos sheet roof. A-frame. 3-bays. A-frames with notched mortise and tenon X-apexes held with single pegs. Lap-jointed collars held with single pegs each side. 2 sets of back purlins and a diagonal ridge. Original common rafters. Originally hipped, now gable ended. Door/s; Loading hatch; Tallet; Timber window/s. Two 20th century plank and ledge doors in plain frames to front. Two first floor window openings, which are likely to have been loading hatches. Two timber ground floor windows, with plain frames. The right hand window has a timber shutter. Loft floor no longer exists. Currently used as an agricultural store.

Thorp, J., 2002, Shapcombe Farm, BH043002 (Ground Photograph). SDV351524.

Thorp, J., 2002, Shapcombe Farm, BH043007, BH043021-BH043022 (Un-published). SDV351525.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV344050Report - Survey: Clements, H. A.. 1994. Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills. A4 Comb Bound + Digital. Plan and photo.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH043.4.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #63916 ]
SDV351524Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2002. Shapcombe Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH043002.
SDV351525Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2002. Shapcombe Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH043007, BH043021-BH043022.

Associated Monuments

MDV17554Part of: Shapcombe Farm, Luppitt (Monument)
MDV104440Related to: Bank Barn, Shapcombe Farm, Luppitt (Building)
MDV104436Related to: Cider House, Shapcombe Farm, Luppitt (Building)
MDV104438Related to: Pigsty, Shapcombe Farm, Luppitt (Building)
MDV82677Related to: Shapcombe Farmhouse,Luppitt (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4655 - Survey of Farmsteads in the Blackdown Hills

Date Last Edited:Apr 30 2015 10:56AM