MSO10758 - Post-medieval linhay, Tivington (Building)


A 17th or 18th Century linhay, now converted into a garage.

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Linhay now garage. C17-C18. Red sandstone random rubble, thatched roof half hipped east end. Three bays, circular stone piers, principal rafter roof. Listed primarily for group value with Dwarfs Cottage (qv) to south. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265539. First Listed on 02/01/1986. [2] 3-bay plan. Stone, Random rubble walls. Half-hipped, Gabled roof [3] The building was visited in May 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 6. [4] The building is depicted but not labelled on 2020 MasterMap data. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: 2/1/1986. Thirty-fifth List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset (Somerset)/Exmoor National Park.
  • <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 Unpublished document: Somerset County Council.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: #41140 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9315 4542 (10m by 9m)
Map sheet SS94NW

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 1076/4/125
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31255

Record last edited

Dec 1 2020 5:02PM


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