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Dwarriden Cruck Barn, Approximately 200 Metres South East of Junction with Rushy Lane and Mill Lane, Bradfield

Description: Dwarriden Cruck Barn, Approximately 200 Metres South East of Junction with Rushy Lane and Mill Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335357

OS Grid Reference: SK2583895612
OS Grid Coordinates: 425838, 395612
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4566, -1.6123

Location: Dwarriden Lane, Bradfield, Sheffield S36 4ZA

Locality: Bradfield
County: Sheffield
Country: England
Postcode: S36 4ZA

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Listing Text


4/34 Dwarriden Cruck
Barn, approximately
200m south-east
of junction with
Rushy Lane and
Mill Lane.


Barn. Probably C17, south gable rebuilt C20. Internal timber framing,
dry-walled thinly-coursed sandstone, stone slate roof. One cruck bay
with additional bay to north bounded by stone gable, both bays aisled to
the east side. Plinth, very long quoins. South gable has large opening
with mortared quoins and wood lintel. 2 mortared buttresses to west wall.
Square vents to north gable. Interior: 2 cruck pairs, lofty and set on
high stylobates on the aisle side and raised within the walling on the
west side. Western blades have slight ogee profile. Wall posts rise
from the eastern blades to support a soffit-morticed arcade plate. Tie
beams above purlin level, Southern pair also has wall tie, Northern
pair has halvings for spurs (one spur present) and halvings for a low
tie beam, Single purlin with additional purlin to aisle, some windbraces,
square-set ridge on saddle apex. Truncation of the south end of the
building evidenced by empty scarf joint to arcade plate. Illustrated
in C. F. Innocent, The Development of English Building Construction,
1916 p49.

Listing NGR: SK2583895612

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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