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HER Number:MDV40173
Name:Bishops Tawton, Hall, Stables Complex


19th century stables, cartsheds & workshop with loft over to the northwest of Hall house in Bishops Tawton


Grid Reference:SS 585 271
Map Sheet:SS52NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBishop's Tawton
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBISHOPS TAWTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS52NE/11/5
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Department of Environment, 1986, Bishop's Tawton, 27 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV80521.

Stables, cartsheds and workshop with loft over approx 20m north west of Hall house. Stables, cartshed and workshop with loft over. Mid 19th century. Stone rubble. Tiled roof with crested ridge tiles and gable ends. L-shaped on plan with cartshed forming short gabled projection at left end of stables. The gable has an apex finial with human head corbel. Wide plank tripartite loft door with cambered head above cart entrance of 2 leaves. Stable range to right has raking roof to loft doorway with plank door with similar door below gothick pointed arched window with 2-light casement, 2-panes per light to left and 2-light window and plank door in pointed arched opening with brick voussoirs to right. 2 19th century 3-light casements, 8-panes per light to rear of gabled projection.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV80521List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. Bishop's Tawton. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 27.

Associated Monuments

MDV40170Related to: Hall House, Bishop's Tawton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 25 2006 3:59PM