Description: Barn at Lower Maythorn Farm
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
SE10NE DUNFORD LOWER MAYTHORN LANE
1/15 Barn at Lower
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
Source: English Heritage
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