MSO10606 - Post-medieval linhay south of West Harwood Farmhouse (Building)


A large, possibly 17th Century linhay, built in an L-plan and of two storeys, with circular piers.

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Linhay. Possibly C17. Red sandstone random rubble, corrugated iron roof. L-plan. Two storey, 7:3 bays, circular piers. A large and impressive linhay. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265376. First Listed on 05/06/1985. [2] Stone, Random rubble walls. [3] A visit was made in June 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It appears the wrong building was reviewed, which received a BAR score of 6. [4] The building is shown on the 2020 MasterMap data and is part of a complex labelled West Harwood Farm. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: 5/6/1985. 34th List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset (Somerset).
  • <2> Unassigned: Webster CJ, Historic Environment Record. 2005. Staff Comments, Somerset County Council.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Somerset County Council. Various. Somerset HER parish files - Exmoor records.
  • <4> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.
  • <5>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500. [Mapped feature: #41375 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9335 4029 (26m by 22m)
Map sheet SS94SW

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 444/6/93
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31080

Record last edited

Jun 2 2021 9:13AM


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