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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LINHAY, BARN AND FARMBUILDINGS ADJOINING ON NORTH-EAST SIDE OF FOLDYARD AT BRATTON COURT

List entry Number: 1175044

Location

LINHAY, BARN AND FARMBUILDINGS ADJOINING ON NORTH-EAST SIDE OF FOLDYARD AT BRATTON COURT

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetWest SomersetDistrict AuthorityMinehead Without

National Park: EXMOOR

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-May-1969

Date of most recent amendment: 05-Jun-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 265367

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History

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Details

SS94NW MINEHEAD WITHOUT CP BRATTON

2/84 Linhay, barn and farmbuildings adjoining on north-east side of foldyard at Bratton Court (formerly listed as: Outbuildings on south side at Bratton Court; and Barn on east side at Bratton Court) 22.5.69

GV II*

Linhay, barn and farmbuildings. Barn possibly Cl6, other buildings C19, linhay possibly incorporating part of earlier structure. Red sandstone random rubble, linhay clay tiled, steeply pitched roof with decorative ridge tiles; barn West Somerset slates, half-hipped south end. L-plan: 3-bay linhay lying east-west abutting at right angles 5-bay barn with outbuilding attached at north end. East front: Barn, 6 irregular full height stepped buttresses central double doors with C20 weather boarding above, random rubble infill below, small slit opening to right; abutting right unlit length of single storey outbuilding, brick cornice, slate roof, abutting gable end of outbuilding beyond with double doors, rectangular light and C20 lateral stair. Foldyard elevation: barn full height gabled porch projecting, unglazed opening left. Interior: 5 pairs of jointed cruck trusses, some timbers renewed, porch addition of 2 collar beam trusses; interior largely obscured by agricultural machinery. Linhay of 3 bays, circular rubble piers, end bay right with square headed doorway, abutting solar wing of Bratton Court (qv). Interior: pointed arch opening in east gable end of solar opens with 2 steps down onto first floor of linhay probably indicating the existence of co-eval 2-storey structure at east end of which the rear wall of linhay may be part. (VAG report, unpublished SRO, March 1978).

Listing NGR: SS9463846288

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in March, (1978)

National Grid Reference: SS 94638 46297

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