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Barn and Adjoining Range at 90 Degrees at Wool Greaves Farm, Cawthorne

Description: Barn and Adjoining Range at 90 Degrees at Wool Greaves Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 334198

OS Grid Reference: SE2672506122
OS Grid Coordinates: 426725, 406122
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5511, -1.5981

Location: South Lane, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4EF

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

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Listing Text

(south sides

3/72 Barn and
18.3.68 adjoining range
at 90° at
Wool Greaves Farm


Barn and adjoining range at 90°. C17, adjoining range altered. Thinly-
coursed rubble with quoins. Stone slate roof. Adjoining range is 2 storeys.
Barn: 4 internal bays. Central square-headed cart entry with quoined jambs
and oak lintel above which is a gabled 2-tier dovecot. Harr-hung oak doors
are set back and mistal doors are set in the side walls of this porch.
Continuous outshut to each side. Rear: outshut to left. Opposed square-
headed cart entry.

The adjoining range is much altered with various openings including a central
cart entrance and 2 double-chamfered pitching holes or windows to upper
floor. 4 stone stair leads to a doorway at right end. The rear is also very
altered but has a plocked opposed cart entry and various altered or later

Interior of barn: 3 large king post trusses with struts, straight braced to
ridge, and with massive tie-beams. The trusses at each side of the door have
additional brick supports at front. The left truss is supported on an arcade
post with an aisle tie in the outshut which contains. 2 house stalls and
2 cattle stalls.

Interior of adjoining range has 4 large principal rafter trusses with struts,
one in the centre having particularly large struts. Two have been infilled
later with studs and wattle.

Listing NGR: SE2672506122

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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