Description: Barn at Roche Old Court
Date Listed: 23 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 320099
OS Grid Reference: SU2462534059
OS Grid Coordinates: 424625, 134059
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1053, -1.6496
There is also a scheduled monument, Tithe barn, Roche Old Court, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.
SU 23 SW
7/211 Barn at Roche Old Court
Aisled barn on south-west side of farmyard. C16 or early C17.
Flint and brick dwarf walls with timber framed and weatherboarded
upper half. Tiled roof, half hipped at ends. Six bays, with
cartway in fourth bay and midstrey to outer side. Later opening at
Interior has jowled arcade posts on stone pads, straight braces to
arcade plates and tie beams. Raking struts to principal rafters
and high collars. Two tiers of butt purlins with curved windbraces
to upper level, and a third tier of purlins to aisle.
Longitudinal timbers have bridled scarfs. Rafters pegged. Some
reused timbers. Wall framing has some angle braces to jowled
posts. Scheduled A.M. (Wiltshire No 309).
Listing NGR: SU2462534059
Source: English Heritage
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