MSO10761 - Post-medieval linhay at The Knapp, Tivington (Building)


An 18th Century linhay, modified in the 19th Century and now a garage.

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Linhay, now garage. C18 and C19. Red sandstone random rubble, steeply pitched thatched roof. Four bays, circular stone piers, weatherboarded east end, scissor truss roof. Listed primarily for group value with The Knapp (qv). [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265542. First Listed on 02/01/1986. [2] 4-bay plan. Stone, Random rubble walls. Scissor truss, 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 3A. [4] The building is depicted on the 2020 MasterMap data. Knapp House is shown and labelled just to the north of the structure. [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 Unpublished document: Somerset County Council.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> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.



Grid reference Centred SS 9314 4548 (10m by 8m)
Map sheet SS94NW

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (3A): 1076/4/128
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31258

Record last edited

Oct 12 2021 10:48AM


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