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Barn and Outbuilding Range 100 Metres North East of Tarrant Abbey House, Tarrant Crawford

Description: Barn and Outbuilding Range 100 Metres North East of Tarrant Abbey House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 June 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 103748

OS Grid Reference: ST9213103398
OS Grid Coordinates: 392131, 103398
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8301, -2.1131

Location: 66 Tarrant Abbey Cottages, Tarrant Crawford DT11 9HU

Locality: Tarrant Crawford
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 9HU

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There is also a scheduled monument, Tarrant Abbey, site of, and tithe barn at Abbey Farm, 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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Listing Text

TARRANT CRAWFORD
ST 90 SW
5/27
Barn and outbuilding
range 100m North-east
26.6.53
of Tarrant Abbey House
(formerly listed as
Barn at Abbey Farm)
GV II*

Barn and outbuildings, late C15 and C18 and C19 rebuilding and alterations.
Flint and rubble with ashlar dressings. Tiled roofs. East and west sides have
ashlar buttresses of one to 4 stages. Various C19 and C20 doors and fenestration.
The main building has a C15 hammer-beam roof with chamfered curved braces,
cambered collar beams, shaped wall-posts and curved wind-bracing to the purlins.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol.IV, p.88, no.5. Newman, J and Pevsner, N. The Buildings of
England: Dorset, 1972, p.416.)


Listing NGR: ST9213103398

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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