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Barn, Gin Gang and Cart Shed 20 Metres West of South Brandon Farmhouse, Brancepeth

Description: Barn, Gin Gang and Cart Shed 20 Metres West of South Brandon Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109924

OS Grid Reference: NZ2010138618
OS Grid Coordinates: 420101, 538618
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7421, -1.6893

Location: Brancepeth, Durham DH7 8EP

Locality: Brancepeth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 8EP

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Listing Text

NZ 23 NW
(South side, off)
5/43 Barn, gin-gang and
cart shed 20 metres
west of South
Brandon Farmhouse

Barn, ging-gang and cart shed, now storage. Mid-late C18 barn of 2 builds,
late C18-early C19 gin-gang, early C19 cart shed. Squared rubble with pantiled
roofs. Barn with gin-gang on centre and cart-shed projecting across right
return. Tall single-storey barn, 3 bays, with added 3-bay section to right of
straight joint. Added section incorporates loft. Flush quoins. Large C20
vehicle opening at left, stone steps to boarded loft door at right and small
added lean-to wood shed on right bay. Continuous steeply-pitched roof with
swept eaves and raised verges. Rear of original section, facing farmyard, has
Dutch door and flanking breathers. Rear of added section has Dutch door and
flanking hit-and-miss windows with segmental brick heads. Large, semi-octagonal
gin-gang has rectangular piers, rubble walls, C20 vehicle opening, with brick
jambs, and pyramidal roof. Wide lean-to 3-bay cart shed has 3 square openings
in front wall. Altered L-plan range of farmbuildings, on left rear of barn,
are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2010138618

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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