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Barn Approximately 100 Metyres to North of Swinithwaite Hall, West Witton

Description: Barn Approximately 100 Metyres to North of Swinithwaite Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321870

OS Grid Reference: SE0453489328
OS Grid Coordinates: 404534, 489328
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2995, -1.9318

Location: Back Lane, West Witton, North Yorkshire DL8 4UH

Locality: West Witton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4UH

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Listing Text


8/122 Barn approximately 100
13/2/67 metres to north of
Swinithwaite Hall
(Formerly listed as Barn at Swinithwaite

Barn. c1800. By John Foss of Richmond. Coursed rubble with ashlar
dressings, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 1:3:1 bays. Chamfered quoins.
Central 3 bays project very slightly, with chamfered quoins. Ground floor:
bays 2 and 4, board barn doors in elliptical-arched ashlar surrounds with
keystones. Bays 1, 3 and 5: round-arched recesses containing part-shuttered
windows below monolithic chanelled wedge lintels. Impost band links all
openings. First floor: square openings with lattice shutters in ashlar
surrounds with cambered lintels. Hipped roof. Rear elevation: flush
quoins. 5 board doors in ashlar surrounds with impost blocks, those in bays
1, 3 and 5 round-arched; those in 2 and 4 flat-headed. Vents formed by
vertical stone slates. Left return, ground floor: shuttered opening in
round-arched ashlar surround with keystone; first floor, opening as at
front. Right return, ground floor: door in opening as on left return, with
pitching door above.

Listing NGR: SE0453489328

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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