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HER Number:MDV33242
Name:Threshing barn north of Hole farmhouse, Chagford

Summary

Barn is probably 17th century, re-roofed in the 20th century. Barn faces south into farmyard and contains opposing doors set a little right of centre onto threshing floor, the front one larger than the rear. The doorways seem to have been moved from the centre to accomodate threshing machinery in the 19th century.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 685 861
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NE/81/1
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • THRESHING BARN (XVI to XVII - 1600 AD to 1699 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1987, Chagford, 31 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV350463.

Barn approximately 15 metres north of Hole farmhouse. Threshing barn. Probably 17th century, re-roofed in the 20th century. Granite stone rubble including some fairly large blocks; corrugated iron roof (formerly thatch).
Plan and description: threshing barn facing south into farmyard of the farmhouse (qv). It contains opposing doors set a little right of centre onto threshing floor, the front one larger than the rear. The doorways seem to have been moved from the centre to accomodate threshing machinery in the 19th century. Roof is gable-ended.
Interior is open to the roof which was completely renewed in the 20th century.


Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

Shown on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350463List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. Chagford. Historic Houses Register. A4 Bound. 31.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #87768 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV77190Part of: Hole farmstead, Chagford (Monument)
MDV33244Related to: Dung pit north of Hole farmhouse, Chagford (Monument)
MDV6202Related to: Hole farmhouse, Chagford (Building)
MDV33243Related to: Linhay and stables north-east of Hole farmhouse, Chagford (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 19 2018 1:57PM