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Description: Barn and Stable About 20 Metres North of Gatehouse
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169608
OS Grid Reference: TQ7055835987
OS Grid Coordinates: 570558, 135987
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0978, 0.4345
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GOUDHURST RISEDEN LANE
TQ 73 NW (east side)
Barn and stable about
20 metres north of
Barn and stable/outhouse. C15 and C16. Timber framed and weather boarded, in
part on sandstone base, with plain tiled roofs. North (entrance) elevation.
Barn to right, with half hipped roof and open lean-to outshot across front, with
central gable mid-storey. Two storey half hipped stable block to left, with
wooden casement on 1st floor and 3 on ground floor with central recessed half
door. External stair to left return to upper floor, boarded door. Carriage
doors and casements to rear elevation of barn. Interior: the barn is a fine 4
bay structure with arched braced tie beams and crown posts with straight braces
to collars and the beams. The 2 storey building adjacent, with stabling in
ground floor and pigeon loft in 1st floor, with 3 bay clasped purlin and wind-
brace roof, with eccentric bracing, of good quality, the whole heavily soot
blackened; the building could have been an early cast, or external kitchen (it
is at lower end of Gatehouse) or brewhouse etc.
Listing NGR: TQ7055835987
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Source: English Heritage
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