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North Barn and Attached Farm Buildings Temple Lane, Newdigate

Description: North Barn and Attached Farm Buildings Temple Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 290374

OS Grid Reference: TQ1919138975
OS Grid Coordinates: 519191, 138975
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1377, -0.2977

Location: Newdigate, Surrey RH5 5HH

Locality: Newdigate
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH5 5HH

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:
TQ 13 NE
(North side, off)
North Barn and attached
farm buildings, Temple

Barn with attached stable and cowhouse. Barn probably C18 reusing earlier timbers;
stable and cowhouse C19 the stable probably early-mid, the cowhouse late C19.
All altered. Barn timber-framed with weatherboard cladding on brick plinth; cow-
house similar but with brick ground floor; stable of red brick with blue headers
in Flemish bond. Plain tile roofs. 5-bay barn with l-bay stable on left and
5-bay cowhouse with loft over to right. Barn has central cart entry with double
board door; on left a later board stable door with side-light and blocked loading
door above to its right; on right a board door and a hatch with loading door above.
Stable has board stable door with 2-light window to its left under continuous
timber lintel; stepped dentilled eaves; roof hipped on left. Cowhouse has central
raked brick buttress with a board hatch to either side and at left end steps up
to a board door. Rear: weatherboard of barn and cowhouse partly gone. Barn has
opposing central cart entry and loading door on left. Cow-house is open-fronted.
On right, C20 gabled addition to rear of stable is not of special interest.
Interior: barn has good, large-scanting framing; most of the wall posts are
jowelled but some are unjowelled and some members are held in place by metal straps
rather than pegged; braces are arched, double-curved and straight; each roof truss
has both queen posts and queen struts (all curved) supporting through purlins,
the principal rafters reducing in size above purlins; intermediate collars; curved
wind braces. In left bays a stable has been partitioned off. In state of
disrepair at time of inspection.

Listing NGR: TQ1919138975

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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