MEM22693 - Post-medieval stable range adjacent to West Middleton Farmhouse (Building)


The stable range probably dates to the early 19th Century.

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The listing description states that the stable range probably dates to the early 19th Century. 2 storeys. 4 window range in all. C20 fenestration to lower end with large ground floor 4-light casement with slate drip. Gabled brick porch with slate-capped seats to each side and C17 straight-headed ovolo-moulded inner door with weathered stops. Original plank door with scratch-moulded cover strips. Chamfered surround to rear through-passage doorway with old ledged plank door. To right of porch, the C19 remodelling attempted a symmetrical disposition of openings with 3 sashes with margin glazing bars above two similar windows flanking gabled slate roof to porch with C20 door. C20 lean-to porch inserted in angle of two-storey porch to left. Stable range symmetrical with loft door reached by external stone steps over doorway flanked by small window openings with timber lintels. [1] The building was visited as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 6. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: Department of the Environment. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest . 9 April 1987.
  • <2> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.



Grid reference Centred SS 6478 4589 (21m by 18m)
Map sheet SS64NW

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 1544/2/118/2

Record last edited

Apr 23 2019 5:08PM


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