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Barn Immediately to East of Lower Farmhouse, Hemington

Description: Barn Immediately to East of Lower Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 268019

OS Grid Reference: ST7402954631
OS Grid Coordinates: 374029, 154631
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2902, -2.3738

Location: A366, Hemington, Somerset BA3 5UY

Locality: Hemington
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 5UY

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:

ST 75 SW
6/150 Barn immediately
to E of Lower
- II

Disused barn, probably built as threshing barn. Circa late C16/early C17. Stone
rubble walls. Gable ended double Roman clay tile roof with clay ridge tiles. Single
room plan with central threshing floor. Right-hand end formerly had loft over.
Single storey, formerly with loft. Asymmetrical front with wide doorway to left of
centre with double stable doors. Narrower door to right. To right of centre is
small gable with square loft hatch. Left-hand gable end has pitching opening at
first floor level and original tiny owl-hole in apex with triangular head. Rear
elevation has single narrow doorway. Interior has original roof structure unusually
complete. It consists of substantial straight principals with straight morticed
collars and tie-beams, threaded purlins and one tier of windbraces.

Listing NGR: ST7402954631

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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