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Latitude: 53.848 / 53°50'52"N
Longitude: -2.6562 / 2°39'22"W
OS Eastings: 356927
OS Northings: 439278
OS Grid: SD569392
Mapcode National: GBR 9RWY.RC
Mapcode Global: WH96D.5JFY
Entry Name: Barn Circa 75 Metres North of Whinneyclough Farmhouse
Listing Date: 11 November 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1317617
English Heritage Legacy ID: 185915
Location: Goosnargh, Preston, Lancashire, PR3
Civil Parish: Goosnargh
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Goosnargh St Mary The Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 53 NE
INGLEWHITE ROAD (off)
Barn c.75 metres north of Whinneyclough Farmhouse
Barn, dated 1639 on lintel of door to south end, with various additions. Coursed sandstone rubble with quoins, slate roof, gable coping with kneelers,finials at south end. Rectangular 6-bay plan, with lean-to additions to the east side wall (front), modern farm building attached to west side; chamfered looplight breathers (on 5 levels in north gable, but mostly covered at sides); offset left of centre a porch to the wagon doors under carried down roof, left of this a lean-to addition mostly covering a mullioned window at 1st floor, right of the porch a long lean-to addition, and at the left end a Tudor-arched doorway with chamfered surround and panel on the lintel with raised lettering B (= Robert Bamber). R A 1639.
South gable mostly covered by addition; north gable has 3 chamfered doorways, the centre and left altered as windows, a square loading door to the loft.
Interior: large principal rafter roof trusses with angle struts and 3 pairs of trenched purlins; splayed reveals to breathers; various altered or blocked openings at south end, which probably had an upper floor, but function not known.
History: Whinnyclough purchased in 1637 by John Bamber of Poulton-le-Fylde, merchant. Architecturally, the best barn in this parish.
Listing NGR: SD5692739278
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