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Barn North of Crook Farmhouse, Thurnham

Description: Barn North of Crook Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182276

OS Grid Reference: SD4310555096
OS Grid Coordinates: 343105, 455096
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9888, -2.8692

Location: Marsh Lane, Thurnham, Lancashire LA2 0AY

Locality: Thurnham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0AY

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Listing Text


7/209 Barn north of Crook Farmhouse
2-5-1968 (Formerly listed as Farm
buildings at Crook Farm
under General)


Barn, 1676. Sandstone rubble and cobble, with some red sandstone in north
wall. Slate roof. South wall, facing farmyard, has wider shippon end at
right with 2 rows of ventilation slits. To its left is a wide entrance with
timber lintel. Further left are 2 doors with plain reveals. Gables have
copings with kneelers. The right-hand (east) gable wall has dressings re-used
from Cockersand Abbey. The 2 shippon doors have hollow-chamfered surrounds
with pointed heads. The central window has 2 trefoiled heads to the lights,
now with the central mullion removed. The northern wall is mostly covered by
later additions. At its western end is a one-light chamfered window. A wide
entrance has a segmental hollow-chamfered arch. Inside are 6 trusses with tie
beams, collars and raking queen struts. The tie beam to the west of the main
entrance is inscribed: 'RD 1676'.

Listing NGR: SD4310555096

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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