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Manor Farm Barn

A Grade I Listed Building in Winterborne Clenston, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8266 / 50°49'35"N

Longitude: -2.2307 / 2°13'50"W

OS Eastings: 383849

OS Northings: 103036

OS Grid: ST838030

Mapcode National: GBR 1ZS.0VV

Mapcode Global: FRA 666X.BSS

Entry Name: Manor Farm Barn

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Last Amended: 11 June 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110166

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103372

Location: Winterborne Clenston, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Winterborne Clenston

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Winterbourne Clenston St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

WINTERBORNE CLENSTON _
ST 80 SW

6/96 Manor Farm Barn (formerly
listed as Barn at Manor,
14-7-55 S of House.

GV I

Barn, later C16 incorporating reused C15 roof. Banded flint and rubble with
ashlar dressings. C19 chequered tile roof. Continuous chamfered plinth. Opposed
transeptal porches. Bays are defined by 2-stage buttresses with weathered offsets.
Chamfered rectangular ventilation loops. Internally there is an 8-bay hammer-beam
roof of very high quality said to have come from a former monastic building at
Milton Abbey. The members of each truss are heavily moulded. The hammer-beams
are supported on moulded wall-standards and curved and moulded braces springing
from stone corbels. The collar-beams are braced by moulded, curved braces springing
from the hammer-beams which form 2-centred arches. The purlins have secondary
wind-bracing. The walls are partially clunch lined. (RCHM, Dorset, vol.III,
p.295, no.5. Newman, J. and Pevsner, N. The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972,
p.479. )


Listing NGR: ST8384903036

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