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Farm Buildings at Thorns Farm, Aswarby and Swarby

Description: Farm Buildings at Thorns Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 192654

OS Grid Reference: TF0809440540
OS Grid Coordinates: 508094, 340540
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9514, -0.3925

Location: Aswarby, Lincolnshire NG34 8SG

Locality: Aswarby and Swarby
Local Authority: North Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG34 8SG

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Listing Text

(North side)

5/19 Farm buildings at
Thorns Farm.

Farm buildings. 1852, some C20 alterations. Built for the Whichcote family
of Aswarby Park. Red brick in English garden wall bond of 3, slate roofs.
Originally single, now double, crewyard with enclosing ranges plan with
pigeoncote to the west and a barn to the north. The west front has single
storey ranges with dentillated eaves courses, a 2 storey pigeoncote to the
centre and a gable to the left hand end. It contains 2 doorways and a
planked door, all with segmental arched heads and a matching blocked
window. To first floor of the pigeoncote is a blank semi circular headed
opening. To the inner side is a planked door and to the ridge is the base
only of a timber flight tower. The barn has a 2 storey 5 bay front with
dentillated eaves course. Off centre double planked doors beneath a basket
arch with to the left 3 waggon openings with brick piers and timber
lintels. To right is a lozenge shaped breather. To first floor are 3
louvered openings and a planked opening, all with segmental brick heads.

Listing NGR: TF0809440540

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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