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HER Number:MDV105513
Name:Lower Shippon, Hillend Farm


An early 19th century shippon.


Grid Reference:ST 180 071
Map Sheet:ST10NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishLuppitt
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLUPPITT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GARAGE (Unknown date)
  • STOREHOUSE (Unknown date)
  • COW HOUSE (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1830 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH227.2 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

Lower Shippon. Shippon. Originally, a 4 bay lofted shippon with a hipped roof at the west end. Chert walls. Corrugated iron roof. Tie beam truss. 5 tie beam trusses, mortised and tenoned and pegged at apex. 2 diagonally set ridges. Drain hole/s. Two full height inserted doorways with 20th century metal doors to front (south). At west end of front wall, a blocked doorway with an arch over. Two windows in west end wall, with drain hole below. Hayloft. Stubs of beams in rear wall indicate that it was once lofted, possibly only part lofted. Currently used as for domestic utility/storage; garage - domestic.

Thorp, J., 2002, Hillend Farm, BB227012 (Un-published). SDV354691.

Thorp, J., 2002, Hillend Farm, BH227002 (Ground Photograph). SDV354690.

Rook, P., 2013, Built on Earth, 18 (Report - non-specific). SDV350997.

Rook, P., 2013, Hillend Farm, BB--0186 (Ground Photograph). SDV354692.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH227.2.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64955 ]
SDV350997Report - non-specific: Rook, P.. 2013. Built on Earth. Rook Photo. A3 Grip Bound + Digital. 18.
SDV354690Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2002. Hillend Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH227002.
SDV354691Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2002. Hillend Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BB227012.
SDV354692Ground Photograph: Rook, P.. 2013. Hillend Farm. Built on Earth. Digital. BB--0186.

Associated Monuments

MDV105504Part of: Hillend Farm (Monument)
MDV105517Related to: Cart Shed, Hillend Farm (Building)
MDV105511Related to: Hillend Farmhouse, Hillend Farm (Monument)
MDV105518Related to: Pigsties, Hillend Farm (Building)
MDV105515Related to: Stable, Hillend Farm (Building)
MDV105512Related to: Threshing Barn, Hillend Farm (Building)
MDV105514Related to: Upper Shippon, Hillend Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 26 2013 11:15AM