British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Barn Along North Side of Farmyard at Dodworth Moor End Farm, Silkstone

Description: Barn Along North Side of Farmyard at Dodworth Moor End Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334294

OS Grid Reference: SE2981303802
OS Grid Coordinates: 429813, 403802
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5300, -1.5517

Location: House Carr Lane, Silkstone, Barnsley S75 4RW

Locality: Silkstone
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 4RW

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

(South side, off),
Silkstone Common

5/165 Barn along north side
of farmyard at Dodworth
Moor End Farm


Cruck framed barn, C16 or earlier, encased probably in the C17. Coursed
rubble with quoins. Welsh slate roof with three courses of stone slates at
the eaves. Five internal bays. Central, full-height, square-headed, quoined
cart entrance with some C20 stonework: to jambs. Ventilation slits. C20
dormer at right end.

Interior: Four cruck trusses, the centre two have extended tie-bears
carrying wall plates and high collars. Each end truss has a low collar with
mortices indicating that they were ariginall.y closed and that the barn roof
was probably hipped or half-hipped. The east truss has sawn off tie-bean and
an added king-post braced to ridge. The west truss has sawn-of; wall ties,

P F Ryder, Report for South Yorkshire Archaeology Service, 251h May 1977

C F Innocent, The Development al English Building Construction, 1916 (p57).

Listing NGR: SE2981303802

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.