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Barn at Rearsby House Farm, Rearsby

Description: Barn at Rearsby House Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189552

OS Grid Reference: SK6479314397
OS Grid Coordinates: 464793, 314397
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7234, -1.0421

Location: Orton Close, Rearsby, Leicestershire LE7 4YN

Locality: Rearsby
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 4YN

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

Barn at Rearsby House Farm

The address shall be amended to read: MILL ROAD




3/86 Barn at Rearsby House Farm


Large barn. Dated 1715. Brick with new tiled roof. Central high double doorway
with steep segmental brick arched head, and pilaster buttresses to each side
of it. In the left hand bay a single squared light, and the date in blue bricks.
Right hand bay obscured by modern building at right angles to it. Brick steeply
coped gables: the upper most a C19 rebuild, and nogged. Inside, buttresses
support the tie beams of roughly shaped trusses, the tie beams are braced,
the principal rafters halved and pinned, and with trenched purlins. Lower tie
beams form the basis of an inserted floor.

Listing NGR: SK6479314397

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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