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HER Number:MDV34152
Name:Linhay at Lower Chilverton, Coldridge


Linhay dating to the 17th century.


Grid Reference:SS 698 061
Map Sheet:SS60NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishColdridge
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCOLDRIDGE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS60NE/19/2
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LINHAY (Built, XVII - 1601 AD (Between) to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Open fronted building depicted.

Department of Environment, 1986, Coldridge, 8 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV337226.

Linhay approx 10m south-west of Lower Chilverton. C17. Cob on stone rubble footings; corrugated iron roof. Originally open-fronted linhay comprising cowstalls with hayloft/tallet over facing onto the farmyard to east. It is 6 bays of Alcock's type T1. The full height front posts carry the roughly-finished crossbeams and the original roof trusses, A-frames with pegged lap-jointed collars. The roof is hipped each end. Many of the timbers shown inscribed Roman numeral carpenter's assembly marks. The stalls now have vertical boarding across the front.

Ordnance Survey, 2023, Mastermap 2023 (Cartographic). SDV365227.

Building shown.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337226List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. Coldridge. Historic Houses Register. A4 Grip Bound. 8.
SDV365227Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2023. Mastermap 2023. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #140264 Location taken from SDV325644., ]

Associated Monuments

MDV12574Related to: Lower Chilverton, Coldridge (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 5 2023 4:46PM