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Barn with Attched Horse Engine House on North-West Side of Farmyard at Village Farm, Sessay

Description: Barn with Attched Horse Engine House on North-West Side of Farmyard at Village Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 332898

OS Grid Reference: SE4578775103
OS Grid Coordinates: 445787, 475103
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1697, -1.3001

Location: Sessay, North Yorkshire YO7 3NQ

Locality: Sessay
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 3NQ

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Listing Text

SE 47 NE
(west side)
4/40 Barn with attached horse
engine house on north-
west side of farmyard at
Village Farm
- II
Barn with attached horse engine house. Early C19 with mid C19 engine house.
Pinkish brick in English garden wall bond (5:1); pantile roofs. 5-bay barn with
engine house projecting from right-hand bays. Tall board door under timber lintel
to bay 2 in slightly-projecting portal roofed by continuation of main roof. To
its left, 3 tiers of vents, having paired slits to lower tiers and square vents
set in lozenge above. On right, one similar vent at upper level, but rest of this
side masked by hexagonal engine house having brick piers between side panels which
have brick to lower halves and boarding or corrugated iron above with some windows;
hipped roof. Stepped dentilled eaves. Outshut on left end, not of special interest,
masks blocked vents. Farmbuilding added to right end not of special interest.
Rear: blocked opposing portal; bricked-up round archway to engine house which has
king-post truss with braces on massive tie-beam corbelled from barn wall on
supporting beams.

Listing NGR: SE4578775103

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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