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Barn Immediately East of Grove Manor Farmhouse, Woodnesborough

Description: Barn Immediately East of Grove Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 178433

OS Grid Reference: TR3135256758
OS Grid Coordinates: 631352, 156758
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2630, 1.3148

Location: Woodnesborough, Kent CT13 0NH

Locality: Woodnesborough
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT13 0NH

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Listing Text


TR 35 NW Barn immediately East of
Grove Manor Farmhouse

Barn. C17. Weatherboarded timber frame on tarred English bond, brick
plinth. Half-hipped roof clad in corrugated steel and asbestos sheets,
the south west end asbestos tiles. Plain tile hipped canopies.

Plan : Large 8-bay aisled barn with threshing floors in bays 3 and
6, small C20 outshut at north east end.

Exterior : The large steeply pitched roof is carried down over the
low weatherboarded aisle walls. On the north west side there are
2 cart entrances with boarded double doors and hipped plain tile
canopies on arched braces, now supported on timber posts. On the left
hand north east end a small C20 weatherboarded outshut.

Interior : The aisle walls are close-studded and the end walls have
tension braces. Large slightly jowelled arcade posts with arched
braces to the ties and arcade plates. The jowelled aisle posts support
aisle ties on which there are curved shaws to the arcade posts. Common
rafter roof without a ridgepiece. Collars and clasped purlins. The
rafters, purlins and collars over the 2 south western bays have been
replaced. The rest of the roof is obscured by large C20 grain silos.

Listing NGR: TR2986156939

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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