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Barn at Kingstead Farm, Fonthill Bishop

Description: Barn at Kingstead Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 320871

OS Grid Reference: ST9350533064
OS Grid Coordinates: 393505, 133064
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0968, -2.0941

Location: B3089, Fonthill Bishop, Wiltshire SP3 5SG

Locality: Fonthill Bishop
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 5SG

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Listing Text

ST 93 SW (off north side), Bishops Fonthill

1/84 Barn at Kingstead Farm


Barn. Probably late C17, altered mid C19 for Fonthill Estate.
Dressed limestone and rubble stone, tiled roof with coped verge to
south and half-hip to north. Eight bays. West side has corrugated
iron doors and segmental-headed doorway to right, two gabled loft
doors to left. North gable has double planked doors and planked
loft door over, both are C19 insertions. South gable has stone
buttress with two offsets. East side has double sliding doors, C19
inserted segmental and semi-circular openings to left, attached C20
implement shed.
Interior has 8-bay collar and tie-beam roof with two tiers of
through purlins, some curved windbracing retained in south bays,
timber partly renewed to north. North bay and a half divided off
with C19 brick partition wall. A pre-1700 barn surviving amongst a
group of C19 and C20 estate farm buildings.

Listing NGR: ST9350233061

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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