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HER Number:MDV83471
Name:Linhay at Mill House Retreats, Burlescombe


An unusual form of linhay backing onto the road. Stone built with each of the openings nearly full height with an arch over. Probably early 19th century in date.


Grid Reference:ST 050 166
Map Sheet:ST01NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBurlescombe
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBURLESCOMBE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LINHAY (Built, XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 2019, MasterMap 2019 (Cartographic). SDV362729.

Row of buildings backing onto lane.

Historic England, 2019, National Heritage List for England, 1106463 (National Heritage List for England). SDV362730.

Linhay. Probably mid C19. Local chert stone rubble with larger, more carefully- dressed, quoins; slate roof. An unusual form of linhay facing south-west onto the farmyard and backing onto the road. It is open-fronted and 10 bays, each opening is nearly full height with a segmental arch over.
See listing description for full details.
Date first listed: 17th March 1988

Sources / Further Reading

SDV362729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2019. MasterMap 2019. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV362730National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2019. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. 1106463.

Associated Monuments

MDV17642Related to: Mill House Retreats, Burlescombe (Building)
MDV88715Related to: Stables and barn at Mill House Retreats, Burlescombe (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 6 2019 2:56PM