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Barn at Flash House Farm, Cawthorne

Description: Barn at Flash House Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 334176

OS Grid Reference: SE2677807292
OS Grid Coordinates: 426778, 407292
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5616, -1.5972

Location: Lane Head Road, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AJ

Locality: Cawthorne
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 4AJ

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/50 Barn at
31.10.83 Flash House Farm


Barn. Dated 1698. Thinly-coursed rubble with quoins. Stone slate roof.
Five internal bays with continuous front and rear outshuts. Central, gabled
cart-entry with raised quoins at jambs and corbels supporting oak lintel.
The gable contains a dovecot with a single continuous stone perch, and a
2-light double-chamfered window. In the apex is a small light with an
inserted panel inscribed:
"R J
in C18 lettering, probably c1729 (date of house q.v.). The harr-hung doors
are set back and in the left return of the porch is a mistal door with dated
Quoined doorway to each end of front. Ventilation slits. Inserted window to
right of door. Rear: segmental-headed opposed cart-entry. Later additions
to left and right not included in the item.

Interior: four king-post trusses with queen struts supported on posts at
front and rear. Slender, curved braces from posts to tie beams and arcade
plates, and from king-posts to ridge. Aisle-ties, wall-plates, purlins and
rafters extant. Some timber studding to flanks of doorway and to dovecot

A good and complete example of the type.

Listing NGR: SE2677807292

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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