Description: Barn at Langsett House
Date Listed: 8 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 333862
OS Grid Reference: SE2111700454
OS Grid Coordinates: 421117, 400454
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5004, -1.6831
SE20SW LANGSETT MANCHESTER ROAD
(south side, off),
Barn at Langsett
Barn. Dated 1621. Coursed squared rubble, stone slate roof. Five internal bays,
aisled at front. Quoins. Central recessed, square-headed cart-entry. Later side
entrances into aisles (one blocked). Rear: chamfered plinth. Central, square-headed
smaller cart-entry with quoined surround and deep lintel. 8 regularly-placed
ventilation slits, those to upper level with triangular heads in deep square lintels
(jambs of 3 are missing). Right return has lean-to addition not of special interest.
In gable apex is a ventilation hole with very deep lintel inscribed "GW 1621".
Interior: 4 open trusses (with struts to one truss only), on 4 jowelled arcade posts.
Trusses are lapped at apex. Diagonally-set ridge-piece. Two sets of purlins.
Later square-cut rafters. Wall plates mainly gone. Only one aisle tie remains.
Listing NGR: SE2111700454
Source: English Heritage
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