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Latitude: 53.0214 / 53°1'16"N
Longitude: -1.9431 / 1°56'35"W
OS Eastings: 403914
OS Northings: 347119
OS Grid: SK039471
Mapcode National: GBR 373.FLM
Mapcode Global: WHBCY.3BZ3
Entry Name: Barn Approximately 2 Metres East of Stable House Farmhouse
Listing Date: 15 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1189161
English Heritage Legacy ID: 274762
Location: Kingsley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10
District: Staffordshire Moorlands
Civil Parish: Kingsley
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Foxt St Mark the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
KINGSLEY C.P. BLACK LANE, Whiston
SK 04 NW
- Barn approx. 2m
east of Stable
Barn (possibly also a workshop). Early to mid-C19 with C20 alteration.
Moulded copper-slag blocks with sandstone ashlar dressings; tiled roof;
verge parapets; small ridge stack to left of centre. 2-storey front
of four 2-light chamfered mullioned windows inset from right over 4
openings, all except centre door have been enlarged or inserted; part
of original 2-light window (as first floor) remains to right. Round-
arch entrance to right gable end over a flight of steps. Apart from
a small shed this group, consisting of house (q.v.) and 2 barns (q.v.)
is the only example in the locality made from such an unusual material.
The smelting site lay approximately 200m north of the group and was
possibly a model to promote a wider distribution of the blocks, which
was never achieved. It is also quite conceivable that the name of
the lane is derived from the extraordinary inky irridescence of the
Listing NGR: SK0391447119
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