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HER Number:MDV93960
Name:Linhay approximately 40 metres northwest of Chaffcombe Farmhouse, Down St Mary


19th century linhay, approximately 40 metres northwest of Chaffcombe Farmhouse, Down St Mary.


Grid Reference:SS 758 030
Map Sheet:SS70SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDown St. Mary
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishDOWN ST.MARY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Historic England, 2020, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV363414.

Linhay. C19. Cob on rubble footings; slate roof. Open-fronted linhay facing north and terraced into hillslope with ground floor cartshed and tallet above. 4- bay linhay (Alcock's Type T1) with loft crossbeams tusk-tenoned into full height posts. The tallet front is unusually high and fronted with a series of braced slender upright slats. Roof is gable-ended. Tallet entry in right end wall directly from the field. Included for group value on the approach to Chaffcombe Farmhouse

Sources / Further Reading

SDV363414National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2020. National Heritage List for England. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 1 2020 1:51PM