Description: Bank Barn About 100 Metres South of Patcombe Farmhouse
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
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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
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
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
Listing NGR: ST2479333283
Source: English Heritage
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