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Barn to West of Bathampton House, Steeple Langford

Description: Barn to West of Bathampton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320538

OS Grid Reference: SU0161638025
OS Grid Coordinates: 401616, 138025
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1415, -1.9783

Location: A36, Steeple Langford, Wiltshire BA12 0QF

Locality: Steeple Langford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0QF

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Listing Text

SU 03 NW
(off south side)
2/102 Barn to west of Bathampton
Barn. Probably C16. Rubble stone chamfered plinth about 1.5
metres high with weatherboarding on timber-frame, tiled roof.
Seven bays. North side has two pairs of double planked doors to
bays 2 and 6. South side has pair of double planked doors to bay
2, blocked opening to bay 6. Gable ends have small shuttered
windows. Good roof structure comprising three raised arch-braced
cruck trusses to eastern bays, blades are halved at apex, only
truss 3 retains v-struts above collar, but mortices for them noted
on trusses 2 and 3, three western trusses are later tie-beam and
collar trusses with queen struts to collar, curved bracing from
jowled main posts to tie-beams, truss 4 formerly closed as shown by
wattle holes. Rafters of western bays renewed C20, but eastern
bays retain two tiers of through purlins with curved wind braces.

Listing NGR: SU0161638025

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Source: English Heritage

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