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Barn at Top Farm Approximately 15 Metres to North West of House, Highclere

Description: Barn at Top Farm Approximately 15 Metres to North West of House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 July 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 138320

OS Grid Reference: SU4337558646
OS Grid Coordinates: 443375, 158646
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3253, -1.3789

Location: A343, Highclere, Hampshire RG20 9QB

Locality: Highclere
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG20 9QB

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added to the list:

Barn at TOP FARM

6/9 approx 15 metres to
north-west of house


Barn. C17, altered. Timber frame with weatherboard cladding on brick
plinth; corrugated iron roof (replacing thatch). 3 bays with rear aisle
added. Central cart entrance with double board door. Interior: large
- scanting wall posts, jowelled at cart entry, unjowelled at ends.
Mortices in horizontal timbers from former studs. Straight braces from
wall posts to tie-beams; collared queen-post roof trusses; clasped
through purlins; old rafters; straight wind - braces. Mortices in the
rails possibly indicate that originally this barn had wattle and daub or
lath and plaster infill to the panels.

Listing NGR: SU4436159744

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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