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Barn and Attached Range of Farm Buildings at Manor Farm, Askham

Description: Barn and Attached Range of Farm Buildings at Manor Farm

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 241505

OS Grid Reference: SK7399274937
OS Grid Coordinates: 473992, 374937
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2663, -0.8921

Location: Town Street, Askham, Nottinghamshire NG22 0RS

Locality: Askham
Local Authority: Bassetlaw District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG22 0RS

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Listing Text


14-NOV-85 (West side)


Barn, 2 ranges of cowsheds and a pigeoncote. c. 1550, C18 and C19. Red brick, some rubble, timber-framing. Pantile roofs.
Barn. Mid-C18 with C19 alterations. Timber-frame with brick cladding. Hipped roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Having a large part blocked doorway with doorway with plank door to the right and further right a doorway with stable door. To the rear/south is a C19 aisle with catslide roof, having a doorway with double doors and to the left 2 doorways with plank doors. There are 2 buttresses and to the left, set back, is a lean-to with doorway with plank door.
Interior has 9 posts, wall plates and an original wattle and daub panel dividing the barn. The tie beams are supported on braces - some double arched braces - running from the posts.
Projecting from the front left of the barn is a C19 red brick, hipped, single torey, 8 bay cow shed with altered openings and projecting from the left of this is a further single storey cow shed also with altered openings.
Projecting from the right of the barn is a 2 storey, 6 bay, C18 red brick cow shed with C19 alterations. Dentil eaves and altered openings. Attached to the right is a 2 storey plus attic, single bay, red brick pigeoncote with dentil eaves and set on a rubble plinth. Having a doorway with stable door under segmental arch in the north gable wall and blocked pigeon entrances above. To
the rear are lean-to extensions.
The quadrangle formed by this group of buildings is now covered over.

Listing NGR: SK7399274937

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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