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Store and Barn in Grounds of Barrington Court, to North East of the House, Barrington

Description: Store and Barn in Grounds of Barrington Court, to North East of the House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 264302

OS Grid Reference: ST3952318311
OS Grid Coordinates: 339523, 118311
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9610, -2.8625

Location: Eastfield Lane, Barrington, Somerset TA19 0NQ

Locality: Barrington
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA19 0NQ

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Listing Text



9/172 Store and barn in grounds of
Barrington Court, to NE of the


Store and barn. 1921-25 by Forbes and Tate. Coursed rubble, gabled and half-hipped roofs, single-Roman tiles, central
coped verge with weathercock. Symmetrical front, roughly in the style of a medieval tithe barn, slightly projecting
central porch, slightly projecting wing to each end. Single storey and attic, 1:6:1:6:1 bays; central porch with tall
segmental-headed opening with a keystone, plank door on ground floor; hay-loft opening above with plank door, oval
opening in a freestone surround to the gable face. Wings with door openings on ground floor, plank doors, the eaves of
the half-hipped roofs projecting to ford hoods on first floor; these hoods are matched by 2 similar hipped-roofed
dormers flanking central porch; on each side of porch an arcade of 6 openings, concrete piers, weather-boarded
infilling, the upper portion of which is glazed. To left of frontage an heraldic stone lion-couchant on a stone pier.
To right a gateway flanked by similar stone lions. (Country Life, 8 September, 1928).

Listing NGR: ST3952318311

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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