Description: Wick Bottom Barn
Date Listed: 2 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 311292
OS Grid Reference: SU1469673186
OS Grid Coordinates: 414696, 173186
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4575, -1.7899
SU 17 SW OGBOURNE ST ANDREW -
6/40 Wick Bottom Barn
Outfield farm yard with barn, beast house and shelter. Early-mid
C19. Sarsen, tiled roof. Building arranged round a yard, to
north-west a barn of 9 bays with through cartway in bay 7 and
secondary entrance to yard. South-west gable end rebuilt C20 to
admit large machinery. Collar trusses with raking struts to base
of wall posts, and stub ties to top plates of timber framed and
weatherboarded walls, raised on high sarsen 'sills. Later raking
buttresses externally. Attached to south-west, a beast house of 3
bays, with 2-bay tallet over, central entrance and window vents.
Opposite, a 5-bay shelter open to yard front, rebuilt in C20.
Enclosing south-east side demolished. An example of the
increasingly rare outfield farm buildings.
Listing NGR: SU1469673186
Source: English Heritage
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