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Bank Barn About 100 Metres South of Patcombe Farmhouse, Broomfield

Description: Bank Barn About 100 Metres South of Patcombe Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 269431

OS Grid Reference: ST2479333283
OS Grid Coordinates: 324793, 133283
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0939, -3.0753

Location: Broomfield, Somerset TA5 2EP

Locality: Broomfield
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA5 2EP

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Listing Text

ST 23 SW
Bank barn about 100 metres
6/172 south of Patcombe Farmhouse


Bank barn. Circa late C18. Stone rubble with brick dressings. Half-hipped
pantile roof.

Plan: Rectangular plan bank barn with animal shelter on ground floor with an
arcaded open front and barn above with access from the higher ground level at
the back.

Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 5-bay front. The ground floor is
open-fronted with an arcade of 5 round brick arches, the centre arch flanked
by large C20 brick raking buttresses. The first floor has blind arches above
the ground floor arches but at the centre there is a large square-headed
doorway with plank double doors. Similar first floor doorway at the back
reached from higher ground level.

Interior: Original roof structure has tie-beam trusses with collars lapped
and pegged to face of principles and staggered butt purlins. Unchamfered
floor beams supported on later timber posts.

Note: One of the estate farm buildings in the landscaped park of Halswell
House (qv.)

Listing NGR: ST2479333283

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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