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Barn at Lower Maythorn Farm, Dunford

Description: Barn at Lower Maythorn Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333795

OS Grid Reference: SE1874705598
OS Grid Coordinates: 418747, 405598
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5467, -1.7185

Location: Lower Maythorn Lane, Dunford, Barnsley HD7 1TW

Locality: Dunford
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: HD7 1TW

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Listing Text

(south side),
1/15 Barn at Lower
Maythorn Farm
Barn. Late C17. Coursed, squared rubble. Stone slate roof. Five internal bays.
Aisle to front and smaller aisle to rear. Quoins. Square-headed cart entrance
(full height) with chamfered surround, to centre bay. To each side of this are
2 Tudor-arched entrances, and small chamfered vents. Gable coping to right.
Moulded kneelers. Central cart-entry to rear. Left gable is built into bank
and has high-level chamfered doorway.
Interior: 4 king-post trusses with Struts, braced to ridge. Arcade posts, on
padstones, are braced to tie-beams, and have lifting holes. Aisle-ties to front
only. Purlins, rafters and battens all intact. An ornamental tablet, probably
reset (possibly from farmhouse q.v.),within the main doorway reads:

Listing NGR: SE1874705598

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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