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HER Number:MDV40003
Name:Bank Barn at Stoke Beara Farm


19th century bank barn with horse engine-house, cattle shelter and cart shed at Stoke Beara farm


Grid Reference:SS 656 356
Map Sheet:SS63NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishStoke Rivers
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSTOKE RIVERS

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS63NE/109/1
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 98630

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Group of four adjoining buildings shown on 19th century map at 'Beera' farm.

Department of Environment, 1986, Stoke Rivers, 94 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV343182.

English Heritage, 2009, List of Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV343181.

Bank Barn incorporating horse engine house, cattle shelter and cart shed approximately 5 metres north east of Stoke Beera farmhouse was Listed on 18th March 1986. The bank barn and roundhouse, cattle shelter and cartshed.were built in the mid 19th century of stone rubble with a slate roof with gable ends. T-shaped on plan with gable-ended horse engine house to rear. 2 storeys with first floor rear access. Plank winnowing door above 4 openings to cattle shelter with cambered brick lintels. Small square window openings with similar lintels flank left side door and at right side. Cartshed at right gable end with timber lintels to 2 cart entrances with wide rubble central pier. Large double plank doors to rear. Massive horizontal winding beam in situ in horse-engine house. Other details: LBS Number 98630.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV343181List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: English Heritage. 2009. List of Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest. Historic Houses Register. Unknown.
SDV343182List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. Stoke Rivers. Historic Houses Register. A4 Bound. 94.

Associated Monuments

MDV40004Related to: Stables at Stoke Beara Farm (Building)
MDV40002Related to: Stoke Beara Farmhouse (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 29 2009 8:49AM