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Description: Barn Approximately 80 Metres to North West of Lea Hall
Date Listed: 27 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 259118
OS Grid Reference: SJ4919521078
OS Grid Coordinates: 349195, 321078
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7849, -2.7547
BOMERE HEATH C.P. A528 (east side)
SJ 42 SE
3/57 Barn approx. 80 metres
- to north-west of
Barn. Late C16, with some late C18 or early C19 alterations. Weather-
boarded timber frame and chamfered dressed red/grey sandstone plinth (board-
ing between the timbers of the top panels - c.f. barn at Preston Gubbals),
with gable ends rebuilt in red brick. Slate roof. Framing: square
panels, 4 from sole plate to wall plate. 5 framed bays, with half bays
at each end. Gable ends with returned raised brick verges and arched
owl holes in apices. Each side with central large cart entrance (pair
of large boarded doors surviving to north-east only) and flanking boarded
loft doors. Inserted door to north-east. Interior: collar and tie-
beam trusses with angle braces and raking struts. Cross frames flanking
centre bay with sole plates in low red sandstone walls and long straight
tension braces. 3 purlins to each side of roof, with straight wind braces
to the middle ones. Some inserted flooring. It is possible that barn
was formerly of 7 full bays but when the gable ends were rebuilt the end
bays were reduced. The barn forms part of a large group of outbuildings
to Lea Hall (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ4919521078
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Source: English Heritage
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