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HER Number:MDV38023
Name:Barn south of Zeal farmhouse, South Brent

Summary

Bank barn over shippon. Circa early 19th century. Granite rubble. Grouted scantle slate roof with gabled ends. Shippon built into bank with farm above and with later lean-to on front and smaller extension at lower end. Faces farmyard in front of house which is not listed.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 679 625
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SE/195/1
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BANK BARN (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1850 AD (Between))
  • SHIPPON STOCK BUILDING (Constructed, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Farm building is depicted on the Tithe Map for Zeal.


Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Late 19th century historic map depiction for Zeal Farm shows the building at the south-eastern corner of the farm. A dotted line on the southern side indicates the former presence of a horse engine house.


Department of Environment, 1986, South Brent, 51 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV178295.

Barn immediately south of Zeal Farmhouse. Bank barn over shippon. Circa early 19th century. Granite rubble. Grouted scantle slate roof with gabled ends.
Shippon built into bank with farm above and with later lean-to on front and smaller extension at lower end. Faces farmyard in front of house which is not listed. Shippon doorways on ground floor with cambered granite arches. Lean-to to left with corrugated asbestos roof. External stone stairs lead to wide loading door to left of centre with canopy now clad in corrugated asbestos. Three small ventilation slits beneath eaves. Barn doors at rear and right hand end, both at higher ground level. The right hand end doorway is now glazed. At lower left hand end is later 19th century extension with lower slate roof. Ground floor shippon doorway with cambered brick arch, and loading door above.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Barn is shown on the modern mapping.


Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, Accessed 10/02/2017 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

SOUTH BRENT SX 66 SE - 5/197 Barn immediately south - of Zeal Farmhouse - II
Bank barn over shippon. Circa early C19. Granite rubble. Grouted scantle slate roof with gabled ends.
Shippon built into bank with farm above and with later lean-to on front and smaller extension at lower end. Faces farmyard in front of house which is not listed. Shippon doorways on ground floor with cambered granite arches. Lean-to to left with corrugated asbestos roof. External stone stairs lead to wide loading door to left of centre with canopy now clad in corrugated asbestos. Three small ventilation slits beneath eaves. Barn doors at rear and right hand end, both at higher ground level, The right hand end doorway is now glazed. At lower left hand end is later C19 extension with lower slate roof. Ground floor shippon doorway with cambered brick arch, and loading door above.
Listing NGR: SX6792162593

Sources / Further Reading

SDV178295List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. South Brent. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 51.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #89776 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. Accessed 10/02/2017.

Associated Monuments

MDV76887Part of: Zeal farmstead, South Brent (Monument)
MDV13328Related to: Farmhouse at Zeal farm, South Brent (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 10 2017 12:03PM