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Description: Two Barns About 20 Metres South of Lower Castleton Farmhouse
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 153711
OS Grid Reference: SO2825845517
OS Grid Coordinates: 328258, 245517
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1033, -3.0488
SO 24 NE CLIFFORD CP B 4352 (north side)
2/90 2 barns about 20 metres
south of Lower Castleton
Two barns. c1700 and mid-C18 with later alterations. Timber-frame,
weatherboarded, on rubble plinth, corrugated iron and stone slate roof.
L-plan, north/south barn of 6 framed bays with threshing floor north of
centre, east/west barn of 4 bays, threshing floor west of centre, link
block hipped to return of mid-C18. North/south barn: high plinth with
ventilation slits (some blocked). Framing: single rectangular panels
with straight tension braces; intermediate trusses have collar and tie-
beam, ridge, trenched purlins, straight angle braces below tie-beam;
gables: 3 queen struts to collar with V-struts in apex. East/west barn:
framing: 2 square panels high to wall-plate; intermediate trusses have
2 raking struts and high collar, all the tie-beams now supported by iron
girders; west gable: 3 queen struts to collar, V-struts in apex; east
gable: 6 intersecting raking struts giving decorative effect. The interior
of the link block not seen.
Listing NGR: SO2825845517
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Source: English Heritage
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