Description: Barn at Breck Farm 20m North East of Breck Farm House
Date Listed: 20 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 224119
OS Grid Reference: TG0471038359
OS Grid Coordinates: 604710, 338359
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9037, 1.0424
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1/111 Barn at Breck Farm
20m north-east of
Breck Farm House
Barn, 2nd half of C18. Brick, Flemish bond. Flint plinth to right.
Pantiles. Gable parapets. 6 bays, 2 large openings, left hand doors
renewed. Ventilation slits, dentil cornice. Gables of tumbled brick with
letters E A (Edward Astley, s.1760, d.1802) in iron. Left hand gable with
blocked window and weather vane. Continuous outshut to rear in uncoursed
flint and brick mosaic. Two main doorways. Interior: walls of coursed flint
and brick mosaic. Brick above eaves level of left hand gable. Brick
pilasters flanking doorways. Renewed 3 tier staggered purlin roof with 2
collars, braces to tie beams; queen struts. 3 rows of staggered purlins,
to outshut roof. Many moulded roof members of outshut and moulded bressumer
to right hand rear doorway probably reused. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: TG0471038359
Source: English Heritage
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