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Barn at Drax House, Orcheston

Description: Barn at Drax House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319814

OS Grid Reference: SU0596845245
OS Grid Coordinates: 405968, 145245
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2064, -1.9159

Location: Whatcombe Brow, Orcheston, Wiltshire SP3 4RW

Locality: Orcheston
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 4RW

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Listing Text

SU 04 NE
(east side)
2/178 Barn at Drax House
Barn. Mid C18. Weatherboarding on timber-frame with brick plinth,
corrugated iron half-hipped roof. 5 bays and west and east
aisles. Opposing wagon entries with wooden double doors in central
bay. Truss to north side of threshing floor has initials and date
ED 1735. Roof trusses have tie-beams with tension braces to jowled
main posts, raking struts to principals, and collars, aisles have
tie-beams with struts to principals.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU0596845245

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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