Description: Farmbuildings with Gingang to West of Longdyke Farmhouse
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237114
OS Grid Reference: NU2058009969
OS Grid Coordinates: 420580, 609969
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3833, -1.6767
NU 10 NE SHILBOTTLE LONGDYKE
10/223 Farmbuildings with
gingang to west of
Barn with attached gingang and shelter shed, both with granaries over. Second
quarter of C19, incorporating C18 masonry on north elevation. Roughly-coursed
rubble with tooled-and-margined quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roofs with
cream ridge tiles. Barn on west and shelter-shed on north form L-plan group
at corner of former foldyard; gingang on west of barn.
Facing former yard, the 2-storey 5-bay shelter shed shows boarded door and
part-slatted window at left end, 2 pairs of segmental arches and part-slatted
granary windows. 2-storey 4-bay barn shows 2 stable doors and various windows.
Rear elevation: projecting from barn, a square gingang with pair of open
segmental arches on each face; granary above has boarded pitching doors and
window on left return, and slatted window on right return; tall hipped roof.
To each side of gingang are stable doors with part-slatted windows above.
Shelter shed shows blocked segmental archway, boarded granary door and slatted
or part-slatted windows. All openings in chamfered surrounds.
Interior: Gingang has massive cross beam, with cuts for machinery, and drive-
shaft opening in barn wall. King-post roof trusses to barn and granaries.
The gingang with granary above is a very rare form.
Attached single-storey ranges and covered yards are not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NU2058009969
Source: English Heritage
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