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Barn Range Approximately 30 Metres South of Woolley Manor Farmhouse Including Woolley Manor Cottage, Silkstone

Description: Barn Range Approximately 30 Metres South of Woolley Manor Farmhouse Including Woolley Manor Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 September 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 334299

OS Grid Reference: SE2870205010
OS Grid Coordinates: 428702, 405010
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5410, -1.5684

Location: Blackergreen Lane, Silkstone, Barnsley S75 4NF

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

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Listing Text

(East side)

3/170 Barn range approx 30
25.9.81 metres south of Woolley
Manor Farmhouse
including Woolley Manor


Long range incorporating cottage, farm buildings and barns. Timber work
probably C16, clad in stone in C17 and later 1980s conversion to left end
(north east). Coursed rubble with quoins. Stone slate roofs. Cottage of
two storeys. Cottage to left with front outshut, taller L-shaped range of
barns to right. The cottage has C20 openings to both elevations. The barn
range has a quoined square-headed cart entry in its internal angle. Some
exposed timberwork in the left gable. The range which projects to the right
is in two builds and has two quoined entrances and various altered openings.
Its gable end, an right, has a first floor, chamfered, quoined doorway with
cambered head, two round-arched ventilation slits and a 2-light double-
chamfered window (blocked and with mullion removed). Moulded gable-copings
on decorated moulded kneelers.

Interior: The main range has seven timber post and truss frames with
principal rafter trusses with queen struts. Some have studding in the truss
and one has studding below the tie-beam. The left three frames are narrower
and have no posts visible on the rear side. A similar arrangement exists
within the cottage to left. The range at 90° has three king-post trusses
with one post adjacent to the barn door.

P F Ryder, Report for South Yorkshire Archaeology Service, 25th May 1977

Listing NGR: SE2870205010

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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