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HER Number:MDV74577
Name:North Barn at West Pitten Farmstead, Yealmpton


North Barn to the northwest of West Pitten farmhouse shown on 19th century map was converted to a dwelling in recent years


Grid Reference:SX 582 543
Map Sheet:SX55SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishYealmpton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishYEALMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 100511

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (XVI to Late 20th Century - 1501 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Large rectangular building shown on 19th century map to the northwest of West Pitten farmhouse.

Department for Culture, Media and Sport, 1960, Yealmpton (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV340949.

Barn approximately 20 metres west north west of West Pitten farmhouse. 16th/17th century barn of slate rubble. Slate roof with gabled ends. Large chamfered granite round arch cart entrance at centre with stopped jambs. There are no openings on opposite (north) side. Buttress on south west corner and large raking buttress on west end. Two circa later 19th or 20th century windows on front facing the farmyard. The original house was destroyed by fire and this barn is one of a range of contemporary farm buildings on three sides of a yard. The existing farm house on the fourth (east) side was built circa late 19th or early 20th century and occupies a site near that of original house. Other details: LBS No 100511.

Ordnance Survey, 2008, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV340009.

Building shown as a dwelling called 'North Barn' on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV340009Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2008. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Digital.
SDV340949List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department for Culture, Media and Sport. 1960. Yealmpton. Historic Houses Register. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV16907Part of: Settlement at Pitten, Yealmpton (Monument)
MDV74579Related to: Mullions to north-east of West Pitton Farmhouse, Yealmpton, Yealmpton (Building)
MDV74576Related to: Roundhouse Barn at West Pitten Farmstead, Yealmpton (Building)
MDV74578Related to: Shippon north of West Pitten Farmhouse, Yealmpton (Building)
MDV74574Related to: The Linhay, West Pitten Farmstead, Yealmpton (Building)
MDV74575Related to: The Old Stables at West Pitten Farmstead, Yealmpton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 10 2019 12:24PM