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Latitude: 50.8737 / 50°52'25"N
Longitude: -2.2259 / 2°13'33"W
OS Eastings: 384203
OS Northings: 108265
OS Grid: ST842082
Mapcode National: GBR 1Z6.230
Mapcode Global: FRA 667S.LMY
Entry Name: Folly Barn
Listing Date: 25 April 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1249941
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103272
Location: Durweston, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Durweston
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Durweston and Bryanston St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 80 NW DURWESTON FOLLY FARM
5/1 Folly barn
Barn and attached open shed. Early C19. Brick and flint banding, plain tile
roofs. Large barn to half hipped ends, deep projecting hipped midstrey on
north side, flush, full-height doors on south side. On north side roof is
swept down over infill to left of midstrey, then returns as multi-bay open
shed on series of heavy square posts to spreader blocks at eaves, which also
has single course of slate, as on far side of main barn. To right of midstrey
a lean-to with corrugated asbestos roofing and brick outer cheek. Gable to
road has central door, and small ventilation slit; outer gable has loading
door at upper level. The main projecting midstrey has wide paired doors, and
is flanked by brick buttresses with two offsets. Interior not inspected.
Formerly part of Portman Estate, now Crown Property.
Listing NGR: ST8420308265
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