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Barn Approximately 10 Metres South West of North Tunley Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wrightington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6152 / 53°36'54"N

Longitude: -2.7141 / 2°42'50"W

OS Eastings: 352854

OS Northings: 413422

OS Grid: SD528134

Mapcode National: GBR 9VHM.6S

Mapcode Global: WH86D.8DTC

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 10 Metres South West of North Tunley Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357870

Location: Wrightington, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN6

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Wrightington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Wrightington with Heskin St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 51 SW
5/94 Barn approx. 10 metres south-west
of North Tunley Farmhouse

Barn. Probably C17 with earlier remains, altered early C19. Sandstone
rubble with remains of timber frame and some brick infill. Roofs of slate
and stone slate. East wall has exposed wallpost, middle rail and straight
brace to left of wide doors. Left-hand part of wall covered by lean-to
addition. To the right is a similar addition, and a range projecting
forwards at right-angles. This has external stone steps to a doorway in
the gable. Interior: at the northern end of the main barn are 2 cruck
trusses. The northern one is closed with wattle and daub panels and the
blades terminate at a collar, suggesting that the original roof was half-
hipped. The 2nd truss has ogee blades joined by a collar and by a yoke.
The eastern wallpost and part of the wallplate are exposed, linked to the
cruck blade by a spur. The 3 other trusses have tie-beams and raking
struts. The 2 southern trusses have exposed jowled wallposts, linked to
the tie-beams by short straight braces. This framing is probably C17.

Listing NGR: SD5285413422

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