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Description: Barn with Adjoining Stable and Animal Shelter at the Manor House
Date Listed: 16 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130403
OS Grid Reference: ST8222687410
OS Grid Coordinates: 382226, 187410
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5853, -2.2579
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DIDMARTON THE STREET
15/88 Barn with adjoining stable
and animal shelter at the Manor
Large barn with adjoining stables and animal shelter. Mid/late
C18, part of the stables possibly being an earlier building visible
in Kip's engraving of early C18. Random coursed rubble stone, with
alternating flush quoins to barn, stone slate roof, half-hipped to
rear wing of barn. Barn has central projecting hipped cart entry
on north side with timber lintel and double timber doors and 2
tiers of 2 slit vents to each side. Opposed raking entry with
double timber doors has lean-to on right with double Roman tiles
and adjoins rear wing on left. Square vents to gable ends and slit
vents to lean-to with opening to left with timber lintel. Main
barn of 7 bays, king post trusses with 2 trenched purlins, and rear
wing of 3 bays, collar and tie beam trusses, joined on south end to
single-storey animal shelter of 9 open bays and one south end
blind bay with double Roman tile roof on inward-facing slope and
partition wall between bays 3 and 4 from north. Small stable range
in 2 sections adjoining barn on east end with small central ridge
stack in section nearer barn and scattered openings on both sides,
some blocked to north, with some large chamfered beams on ground
Listing NGR: ST8222887408
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Source: English Heritage
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