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Description: Barn Immediately North of Compton Castle
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 100612
OS Grid Reference: SX8654064903
OS Grid Coordinates: 286540, 64903
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4729, -3.6002
There is also a scheduled monument, Medieval Fortified House at Compton Castle, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.
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SX 86 SE MARLDON COMPTON
6/64 Barn immediately north
of Compton Castle
Barn. Circa Cl8. Stone rubble with dressed quoins. Thatched roof with gabled
and hipped ends and widely overhanging eaves on east side facing forecourt to
Compton Castle q.v. Central cart doors flanked by flat buttresses, two similar
buttresses to right flanking blocked cart entrances. Similar west side but cart
entrances not blocked. Some ventilation slits. C20 window and doors in south
end. Roof trusses are C20. Grade II* because of its proximity to Compton
Listing NGR: SX8654264901
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Source: English Heritage
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