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Description: Barn on South Side of Lane Circa 150 Metres East of Little Eccleston Hall
Date Listed: 11 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 183608
OS Grid Reference: SD4146539825
OS Grid Coordinates: 341465, 439825
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8513, -2.8913
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LITTLE ECCLESTON WITH MEAGLES LANE
SD 43 NW
5/38 Barn on south side of lane
c.150 metres east of
Little Eccleston Hall
Small cruck-framed barn, date uncertain but probably C17. Wals partly hand
made brick, partly modern brick replacement, but gable of east end
cruck-framed with clamstaff and daub infill; corrugated iron roof and boarded
eaves covering thatch. Rectangular 3-bay plan. Full-height wagon doorway to
centre, plain doorway each side; slit breathers on all sides of 1st bay,
diamond pattern breathers in west gable; rear of 3rd bay covered with
corrugated iron sheet. Interior: 2 full cruck trusses, both with tie-beam and
yoke, the 2nd also with curved dorsals held on pegs and a strut, but both also
with vacant housings for tie-beams, spurs, and collars (suggesting possible
domestic origin); trenched overlapped purlins with some straight wingbracing;
original rafters carrying horizontal but irregular laths.
Listing NGR: SD4146539825
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Source: English Heritage
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