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HER Number:MDV40126
Name:Stables at Kennacott Farm


Early 19th century stables of stone rubble with some cob under half-hipped corrugated iron roof.


Grid Reference:SS 532 261
Map Sheet:SS52NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHorwood, Lovacott and Newton Tracey
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishFREMINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS52NW/35/5
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 436701

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STABLE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1987, Newton Tracey, 23 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV340198.

Stables with loft over. Early 19th century. Stone rubble and some cob. Half-hipped corrugated iron roof. Rectangular on plan. Two storeys. Two wide openings at each end rising through both storeys, with both sets of double doors removed at left end and replaced with horizontal boarding to the upper storey, double plank doors to both storeys at right end. The stables form a good group with granary and barn around a cobbled courtyard. Included for group value.

Laithwaite, M., 1989, Devon Farmsteads. A Preliminary Survey, 8 (Report - Survey). SDV339847.

Shippons around south and west side of yard at Kennacott Farm shown on Tithe Map.

North Devon District Council, 2003, North Devon Buildings at Risk Survey 2000-2003, 11 (Report - Survey). SDV344372.

Corrugated sheeted roof mostly blown away. Trusses still present, but slipping off eroded wallplates. Other details: Photographs.

Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339847Report - Survey: Laithwaite, M.. 1989. Devon Farmsteads. A Preliminary Survey. A4 Stapled + Digital. 8.
SDV340198List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. Newton Tracey. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 23.
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #90608 ]
SDV344372Report - Survey: North Devon District Council. 2003. North Devon Buildings at Risk Survey 2000-2003. North Devon District Council Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 11.

Associated Monuments

MDV19242Part of: Kennacott Farm, Newton Tracey (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4341 - Survey of Devon Farmsteads
  • EDV4599 - North Devon Buildings at Risk Survey 2000-2003

Date Last Edited:Feb 24 2010 10:27AM