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HER Number:MDV39142
Name:West Sherford Barn


West Sherford farm barn built in the 18th century


Grid Reference:SX 548 534
Map Sheet:SX55SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBrixton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIXTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX55SW/7/2
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (Post Medieval to XXI - 1540 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1984, Brixton, 10 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV340489.

West Sherford farm barn approximately 25 meters west south west of the farmhouse. Circa 18th century. Stone rubble. Corrugated asbestos roof with gable ends. Small doorway with wooden lintel and granite cill which is a reused cill or lintel from a stone mullion window. Included for group value.

Exeter Archaeology, 2000, Archaeological Assessment of a Proposed New Settlement Site, Brixton, South Hams, 13 (Report - Assessment). SDV324147.

Scott Wilson, 2006, Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement, Plate 4 (Report - Assessment). SDV340472.

The rectangular barn is oriented approximately north to south. A doorway in the east elevation gives access from the farmyard reusing a granite sill or lintel from a mullioned window. Other details: Site B1.

Jack, S. + Steadman, S., 2007, Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement - Cultural Heritage, Table 9.4 (Report - Assessment). SDV340474.

Other details: Site B1.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV324147Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2000. Archaeological Assessment of a Proposed New Settlement Site, Brixton, South Hams. Exeter Archaeology Report. 00.69. A4 Stapled + Digital. 13.
SDV340472Report - Assessment: Scott Wilson. 2006. Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement. Scott Wilson Report. D108531. A4 Stapled + Digital. Plate 4.
SDV340474Report - Assessment: Jack, S. + Steadman, S.. 2007. Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement - Cultural Heritage. Scott Wilson Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. Table 9.4.
SDV340489List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1984. Brixton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 10.

Associated Monuments

MDV2257Related to: West Sherford Farmhouse (Building)
MDV74358Related to: West Sherford Farmstead (Monument)
MDV39143Related to: West Sherford Shippon (Building)
MDV39141Related to: West Sherford Stables (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4380 - Assessment for Sherford New Community

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2019 10:55AM