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Description: Barn and Wheel House Approximately 30 Metres North West of the Western Farmhouse at High Cayton
Date Listed: 15 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 331639
OS Grid Reference: SE2855763246
OS Grid Coordinates: 428557, 463246
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0644, -1.5652
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SOUTH STAINLEY WITH CAYTON WATER LANE
SE 26 SE (west end)
1/132 High Cayton
15.3.66 Barn and wheel-house
approximately 30 metres
north-west of the western
farmhouse at High Cayton
(formerly listed with
Threshing barn and wheel-house. Early-Mid C19. Coursed squared pink-grey grit-
stone, pantile roof with 2 or 3 eaves courses of stone slates. 7 bays with
polygonal wheel-house to rear of bays 5 and 6. Quoins. West side: tall seg-
mental-arched cart entrance with edge-tooled surround, byre door left with plain
surround, square window to right; pitching doors under eaves, bays 2 and 5.
Rear: central threshing door, byre door far left. Wheel-house has hipped roof
and rectangular openings under eaves. INTERIOR: Original roof structure sur-
vives, wheel-house machinery missing. Barn has 6 queen post trusses. The barn
stands on part of the site of the deserted village of High Cayton. Included for
Listing NGR: SE2855763246
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Source: English Heritage
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