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Barn at Home Farm, Wentworth

Description: Barn at Home Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335588

OS Grid Reference: SK3919898033
OS Grid Coordinates: 439198, 398033
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4776, -1.4108

Location: B6090, Wentworth, Rotherham S62 7SB

Locality: Wentworth
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S62 7SB

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/1 Barn at Home Farm


Barn. Early-mid C19. For the Wentworth estate. Dressed sandstone,
slate roof. 3 storeys, loses a storey to rear with rise in ground.
7 bays with lower 2-bay wings. Symmetrical elevations: window openings
with projecting sills and lintels tooled as voussoirs have slatted-wood
ventilators or sash windows. Uphill side: two, quoined and segmental-
arched cart entries; left entry with renewed boarded doors, right entry
infilled. Central door with overlight flanked by window openings. 3
square openings to loft and ashlar-dressed, circular pitching holes over
archways. To left end: 2 doorways beneath single window, wing obscured.
To right end: altered ground-floor openings,intact opening above; wing
to right, set back, has blocked door and window beneath 2 sashed windows.
Paired gutter brackets; hipped roofs. Downhill side facing farmyard:
arched-headed doorways opposite cart entries, external stone steps to
each door now removed. Windows mostly slatted. Wing to left: 2 doors
with overlights; 2 blocked 1st-floor windows; 2 sashes to 2nd floor.
Wing to right: large inserted opening spanned by steel girder, 2 windows
to each floor.

Interior: vaulted undercroft forms piggery. Upper flooring of barn
now largely removed. A prominent building in the large-scale planned
farm at Home Farm.

Listing NGR: SK3919898033

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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