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Barn at Langsett House, Langsett

Description: Barn at Langsett House

Grade: II
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

Location: A616, Langsett, Barnsley S36 4GY

Locality: Langsett
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S36 4GY

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Listing Text

(south side, off),
Barn at Langsett
6/78 House
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

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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