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Barn 20 Metres West of Blackmarsh Farmhouse, Castleton

Description: Barn 20 Metres West of Blackmarsh Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 105565

OS Grid Reference: ST6496417617
OS Grid Coordinates: 364964, 117617
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9569, -2.5002

Location: A30, Castleton, Dorset DT9 3RU

Locality: Castleton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 3RU

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Listing Text

Barn 20 metres west
11.7.51 of Blackmarsh Farmhouse

Attached Barn, at right angles to farmbuildings. Dated 1818. Rubble-stone
walls. Clay-tile roofs with gable-ends. Two large square porches project
(full height) on east side, both gabled and with weatherboarding in the
gables. Through-passage at right hand end to outer yard. Stable-door with
fixed windows either side. Stable-door in between the porches. The main
porches have 2-leaf metal doors. Attached at south end of barn, stable with
half-hipped clay-tile roof and rubble-stone walls. Stable-door, with loft-door
over. Interior of barn: roof-construction of 9 bays, C19. Collars, king-posts,
strutted, long bracing members from wall-plate to base of king-post. Two sets
of through-purlins. Base of king-post area, the members are bolted together,
not jointed, (cf. Bedmill Farm, Castleton ph.)

Listing NGR: ST6496417617

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Source: English Heritage

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