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Barn 10 Metres South East of Gables Farmhouse, Frisby on the Wreake

Description: Barn 10 Metres South East of Gables Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189832

OS Grid Reference: SK6943217750
OS Grid Coordinates: 469432, 317750
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7529, -0.9727

Location: 1 Hollow Lane, Frisby and Kirby, Leicestershire LE14 2NP

Locality: Frisby on the Wreake
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 2NP

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Listing Text


(east side)
15/75 Barn 10 M south-
east of Gables


Barn, now a store and garages. Early C18 with late C19
additions. Re-used timber box framing with reed and plaster and
brick nogging. Partial weatherboard cladding. Rubble and brick
plinths. Swithland slate roofs. C19 additions, brick with slate
roofs. Single and 2 storeys, 4 bays. North side has to left,
doorway and to right, lean-to addition with 2 doors. Beyond,
lower addition with C20 garage opening. South side has 4 bay
posts and 3 late C19 casements of different types. East gable
has strutted framing and a central unglazed 2 light opening on
each floor. Interior has chamfered span beams with barred ogee
stops, a shaped door head and a bolection moulded post. C18
plank partition. 4 bay principal rafter roof has single notched
purlin wind braces and collars. Span beams have arch braces, one
of them moulded. Single moulded span beam. Gypsum floors.

Listing NGR: SK6943217750

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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