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Former Threshing Barn and 2 Gingangs 40metres East of Harbour House, Kimblesworth and Plawsworth

Description: Former Threshing Barn and 2 Gingangs 40metres East of Harbour House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109384

OS Grid Reference: NZ2826248267
OS Grid Coordinates: 428262, 548267
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8284, -1.5616

Location: Kimblesworth, Durham DH3 4EJ

Locality: Kimblesworth and Plawsworth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 4EJ

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Listing Text

NZ 24 NE
(East side, off)
7/41 Former threshing
barn and 2 gingangs
40 metres east of
Harbour House

Farmbuildings now used as loose-boxes and storage. Probably late C18 threshing
barn with early C19 gingang on north and gingang dated 1831 on east. Coursed
and squared rubble; pantiled roofs.

2-storey, 6-bay barn has tooled quoins. Altered openings including several
blocked first-floor breathers. Steeply-pitched roof has raised verges with
reverse-stepped gables. Square-plan gingang on north: openings in west and
north with rectangular piers; some later brick infill; roof hipped over north
wall. Similar gingang on east: dated stone plaque on east wall; blocked
openings; large C20 opening in south wall; roof hipped over east wall; C20
lean-to addition on north is not of special interest.

Barn has 5 roof trusses with halved-and-pegged principals and double collars
carrying 2 tiers of purlins.

Listing NGR: NZ2826248267

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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