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Tithe Barn in Farmyard at Manor Farm, Doulting

Description: Tithe Barn in Farmyard at Manor Farm

Grade: I
Date Listed: 2 June 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 268348

OS Grid Reference: ST6472443023
OS Grid Coordinates: 364724, 143023
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1853, -2.5061

Location: Farm Road, Doulting, Somerset BA4 4QG

Locality: Doulting
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 4QG

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There is also a scheduled monument, The tithe barn, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

12/138 Tithe Barn in farmyard at Manor

Tithe barn. C15 for Glastonbury Abbey. Ashlar, stone-tiled roofs, coped verges, finials. Rectangular on plan with 2 gabled porches to each long elevation. Each porch with a moulded elliptical-headed opening, double plank doors, a blocked pedestrian side doorway also to the porches. Single-stage buttresses along side elevations, weathered offsets; also to the porches. Angle-buttresses to the corners. Three-stage buttress up the centre of each end elevation. Cusped
triangular openings in each porch and in each gable face; single and cross-loop breathers. Interior of 8 bays, arch-braced raised cruck roof, collar leafs, 3 purlins, some curved windbraces, similar roofs to the porches. Scheduled
Ancient Monument, (Somerset County Number 23). (VAG reports, unpublished SRO, November 1972 and August 1977;
Photographs in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST6472443023

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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