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Description: Barn at Hall Farm
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189127
OS Grid Reference: SK5572212857
OS Grid Coordinates: 455722, 312857
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7105, -1.1766
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SWITHLAND MAIN STREET (North Side)
SK 51 SE
Barn at Hall Farm
Barn of 1749. Granite and slate rubble stone plinth and end walls, and
red brick side walls with black headers used decoratively. Brick lining
to end walls. Moulded brick cornice and Swithland slate roof. Stands to left of
farm entrance, gable facing. 5 bays of roughly double storey height, with tie
and collar beam truss roof with angle struts. Double purlins clasp jointed.
Brick pilasters support tie beams. On one beam is carved 'Sir Joseph
Danvers, Baronet, 1749'. Various openings and ventilation loops in ends
and sides with doors opposite each other halfway down sides. Doors of large
stable type with cambered lintels. Bricked floor. A barn of fine quality
and almost unaltered.
Listing NGR: SK5572212857
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Source: English Heritage
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