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Barn, About 50 Metres North of Chipley Park, Nynehead

Description: Barn, About 50 Metres North of Chipley Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 January 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 271001

OS Grid Reference: ST1168823825
OS Grid Coordinates: 311688, 123825
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0070, -3.2601

Location: Nynehead, Somerset TA21 0QU

Locality: Nynehead
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA21 0QU

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Listing Text

4/59 Barn, about 50 ma north of Chipley
(formerly listed as Barn North of
Chipley House)
Aisled barn, including loft over stables at south end. Possibly C16, aisles rebuilt with
brick walls, late C19 south gable end rebuilt in brick, late C20 external alterations
and reroofed with corrugated iron. Timber framed barn cased in red brick, south gable
end brick, north gable end brick and timber frame, hipped corrugated iron roof. Plan:
7 bay aisled barn, bays of varying lengths, in all 100' x 40'; land slopes away
steeply at south end with loft over stables inserted in end bay. Exterior obscured by
ivy at time of survey (February 1985) and only partially seen. King post roof, aisle
posts set in concrete balks, arch braced tie beams, centre and end bays with single
row of wind braces;timber framed sixth truss at south end with loft beyond double
entrance in second and sixth bays said to have been rebuilt without porches. A very
rare example of an aisled barn in Somerset. (VAG Reports, unpublished SRO, February
1973 and October 1981: Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST1168823825

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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