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Barn at Hall Farm, Swithland

Description: Barn at Hall Farm

Grade: II
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

Location: Main Street, Swithland, Leicestershire LE12 8TJ

Locality: Swithland
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 8TJ

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Listing Text

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

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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