MDE21047 - Berry Lawn Linhay, Wind Hill (Monument)

Summary

Berry Lawn Linhay has been restored by the National Trust.

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Protected Status

Full Description

'Berry Lawn Linhay' is shown on historic mapping. [1-3] This is an example of a typically Devon farm building. The lower part of the linhay is open at the front and used as a shelter for cattle or other animals while the top part is used as a hayloft. It had recently been restored by the National Trust in 1986. [4] This feature is visible but not annotated on the Countisbury Tithe map of c. 1841. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560.
  • <4> Report: Thackray, D. + Thackray, C.. 1986. Lynmouth: Foreland Point, Countisbury Hill & Watersmeet, Devon. P.14.
  • <5> Map: <1841. Countisbury Tithe Map and Apportionment.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7417 4944 (8m by 8m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS74NW
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 31065
  • Devon SMR: SS74NW/176
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA108028

Record last edited

Mar 19 2018 2:08PM

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