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HER Number:MDV16956
Name:Braunton Old Malt House

Summary

Malting was still carried on in the old Malt House at Braunton till about 1896. The building had been a poorhouse until 1820.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 489 370
Map Sheet:SS43NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBraunton
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRAUNTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS43NE/48
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 98310

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MALT HOUSE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Slee, A. H., 1938, Some Dead Industries of North Devon, 220 (Article in Serial). SDV60673.

Malting was still carried on in the old Malt House at Braunton till about 1896.


Department of Environment, 1985, Braunton, 31 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV73918.

House, formerly poorhouse sold circa 1820, converted into malthouse and cornstore but remodelled 19th century and again after fire in late 20th century. Whitewashed rubble slate roof. Stack at left gable end. L-shaped plan. 2 storeys. Church Street facade has 2 timber sashes to each side of central gabled timber sash with glazing bars over doorway to left of garage entrance with barked lintels. South side has 3 window range of timber sashes on each floor with 20th century timber lintels. Included for group value. Other details: 11/70.


Wessex Archaeology, 2007, RMB Chivenor Flood Defence Scheme Barnstaple, Devon: Archaeological Desk-based Assessment (Report - Assessment). SDV342125.

Other details: WA 68.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Other details: Survey number 1232.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV342125Report - Assessment: Wessex Archaeology. 2007. RMB Chivenor Flood Defence Scheme Barnstaple, Devon: Archaeological Desk-based Assessment. Wessex Archaeology Report. 67300.01. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV60673Article in Serial: Slee, A. H.. 1938. Some Dead Industries of North Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 70. A5 Hardback. 220.
SDV73918List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1985. Braunton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 31.

Associated Monuments

MDV74770Related to: Former Poorhouse, Church Street, Braunton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4490 - RMB Chivenor Flood Defence Scheme Barnstaple, Devon: Archaeological Desk-based Assessment

Date Last Edited:May 6 2009 9:27AM