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Barn Circa 25 Metres South West of Fihsers Farmhouse, Barton

Description: Barn Circa 25 Metres South West of Fihsers Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185856

OS Grid Reference: SD5242839158
OS Grid Coordinates: 352428, 439158
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8465, -2.7245

Location: Barton, Lancashire PR3 0RR

Locality: Barton
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 0RR

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Listing Text


4/9 Barn c.25 metres south-west
of Fisher's Farmhouse


Barn, C17 or earlier, altered. Cruck-framed, clad in handmade brick and
modern common brick, corrugated sheet roof. Four bays, with wagon entrance to
3rd bay flanked by lean-to extensions. North gable wall of old brick has 3
doorways with sandstone lintels (the 1st doorway opening into the side of the
extension), and a round pitching hole to the loft; otherwise, the exterior is
of little interest. Interior: 3 full cruck trusses with collars, yokes, spurs
and dorsals with windbracing to the purlins; the 3rd truss has a tie-beam, the
2nd has vacant housings for a tie (lower part of 1st truss not inspected);
original rafters missing.

Listing NGR: SD5242839158

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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