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Barn Approximately 35 Metres to the South East of Church of St John, Hooton Roberts

Description: Barn Approximately 35 Metres to the South East of Church of St John

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 335524

OS Grid Reference: SK4842597015
OS Grid Coordinates: 448425, 397015
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4677, -1.2720

Location: A630, Hooton Roberts, Rotherham S65 4PF

Locality: Hooton Roberts
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S65 4PF

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Listing Text

(south-east side)

6/15 Barn approximately
35 metres to south-east
29.3.68 of Church of St. John
(formerly listed as
Manor House Barn ,
known as the Tythe Barn)


Barn now disused. Late C18, truncated and roadside gable rebuilt
following C20 road widening. Coursed, squared sandstone rubble;
sheet asbestos roof. 2 storeys, 6½ bays (internal); upper storey
has 2 rows of windows giving a 3-storey appearance.

Uphill side: quoins. Quoined, segmental-arched doorway to right
of centre with part-dismantled buttress to its left. 3 rows of
segmental-arched openings partly closed by wall stone mullions.

Downhill side: derelict apsidal horse engine house to left with
doorway into barn; adjacent side wall of barn collapsed and now
with timber shoring. Ground-floor windows largely blocked, most
upper-floor windows retain stone divisions; two square loading
windows with square-faced surrounds.

Interior: brick-arched window heads. C18 style king-post trusses
re-use tie beams from a timber-framed building.

Illustrated in: P. Fowler, Farms in England Prehistoric to Present,
1983, RCHM, plate 73.

Listing NGR: SK4842597015

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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