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Barn and Attached Yard Walls Immediately West of Church of St Peter, West Knighton

Description: Barn and Attached Yard Walls Immediately West of Church of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105964

OS Grid Reference: SY7321287606
OS Grid Coordinates: 373212, 87606
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6875, -2.3806

Location: West Knighton, Dorset DT2 8FW

Locality: West Knighton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8FW

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Listing Text


6/72 Barn and attached
yard walls immediately
west of Church of
St Peter

Barn. Later C18. Rubblestone base with brick walls above. Hipped
slate roofs and stone slabs at eaves. Large brick porch to north with
hipped slate roof. 2-leaf plank doors and cambered brick arch over.
Brick porch on south side with 2-leaf plank doors. Interior: roof
is scissor-braced with bolted collars throughout. Attached yard walls
run for 25 metres by 20 metres, making a yard to north of barn
Rubblestone base and chalk cob walls throughout, with rounded corners.
Roman tile coping to chalk cob, C18 or C19. This is a good example
of cob walling in the context of a farm yard.

Listing NGR: SY7321287608

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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