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Barn at Lower Mere Park Farm, Mere

Description: Barn at Lower Mere Park Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320181

OS Grid Reference: ST8457529182
OS Grid Coordinates: 384575, 129182
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0618, -2.2215

Location: Mere, Wiltshire BA12 6AD

Locality: Mere
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 6AD

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Listing Text


4/53 Barn at Lower Mere Park
7.8.86 Farm


Barn. Mid to late C18. Timber frame, unbraced, weather boarded or rubble
plinth wall, some brick noggin at end nearest farmhouse, Welsh slate roof. A
long building to half-hipped ends and two hipped cart entries set symmetrically
on west front; paired plank doors opposed to paired doors set flush on east
side. Lean to additions not of special interest. Eight bays with tie beams to
jowelled posts, two purlins, diagonal ridge, many original rafters. At south
end exterior brick nogged two bays have full height brick partition internally
set just to south of the truss, and a floor inserted. At the time of survey
(July 1986) the centre of the barn filled with hay and interior details con-
cealed. Part of Mere Park, a property of the Duchy of Cornwall. Groups with
the Granary (qv) to its west.

Listing NGR: ST8457529182

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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