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Description: Barn on West Side of Road, Immediately East of Spenser House
Date Listed: 1 April 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 184058
OS Grid Reference: SD8810431357
OS Grid Coordinates: 388104, 431357
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7784, -2.1820
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SD 83 SE WORSTHORNE WITH HURSTWOOD
3/54 Barn on west side of road,
immediately east of
Spenser House (formerly
listed by inclusion with
Barn, probably c.1600, part altered as cottage. Coursed squared sandstone,
stone slate roof. Aisled 4-bay plan; opposed wagon entrances to 3rd bay
(from south end) recessed between aisles; aisles on east side have inserted
doors and windows, that on the right has a chimney breaking through the
roof. South gable has a small window and some little breathers. Principal
feature of interest is interior, which is of post-and-truss construction,
with 4 frames (including north gable): posts with arch-bracing to tie-beams
and aisle-plates, king-post roof trusses with angle struts, 2 pairs of
purlins to the nave and 2 also to the aisles (stone and brick partitions
built into some parts). Good example of aisled barns found in this
District, but rare elsewhere in this county.
Listing NGR: SD8810431357
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Source: English Heritage
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