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Barn Immediately to East of Marsh Hills Farmhouse, Sykehouse

Description: Barn Immediately to East of Marsh Hills Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334667

OS Grid Reference: SE6406517254
OS Grid Coordinates: 464065, 417254
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6479, -1.0323

Location: Sykehouse Road, Sykehouse, Doncaster DN14 9AW

Locality: Sykehouse
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN14 9AW

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Listing Text

SE 61 NW
(south side)
2/90 Barn immediately
to east of
Marsh Hills Farmhouse
Barn. Dated 'R E / 1703'. Rubble stone plinth to red brick in English
garden wall bond, pantile roof. Low, 2 storeys, 5 bays. Rubble and brick
plinth. Central C20 boarded doors beneath segmental arch with chamfered
ashlar keystone bearing date and initials. 2 rows of slit vents and a
decorative lozenge-shaped vent over the doors. A boarded hatch set beneath
the eaves on each side. Dentilled eaves course. Rear: central door beneath
wooden lintel and flat brick arch in shallow projection under catslide roof.
Interior: re-roofed with pattern-book king-post trusses. Fishlake parish
registers record the marriage of Richard learson to Elizabeth Hudson in 1690
and of Richard Peck to an Elizabeth in 1698; one of these couples may
therefore be the builders of this barn and a former occupant of Marsh Hills
Farmhouse (q.v.).
South Yorkshire County Ancient Monuments and Site Record, Sheffield, Primary
Index No 2175.

Listing NGR: SE6406517254

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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