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Abbey Barn and Attached Wall and Gateway

A Grade II Listed Building in Syon, London

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Latitude: 51.4783 / 51°28'41"N

Longitude: -0.3138 / 0°18'49"W

OS Eastings: 517195

OS Northings: 176830

OS Grid: TQ171768

Mapcode National: GBR 74.PKK

Mapcode Global: VHGR2.H3ZK

Entry Name: Abbey Barn and Attached Wall and Gateway

Listing Date: 21 May 1973

Last Amended: 10 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358309

English Heritage Legacy ID: 202634

Location: Hounslow, London, TW8

County: London

District: Hounslow

Electoral Ward/Division: Syon

Built-Up Area: Hounslow

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Saints Isleworth

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

TQ 1776
33/361E Abbey Barn, Syon Park

The address and description shall be amended to read:

Abbey Barn and attached
Wall and Gateway

Barn. Built after 1415 for Bridgittine Nunnery at Syon; repaired after C17 for
the Percys, Earls of Northumberland. Squared and coursed ragstone with gallet-
ting to joint; late C17 brick rear wall; gabled plain tile roof built after 1910
fire. Front, facing yard, has C15 arched stone doorway to left but much altered
from late C17 with timber lintels and mid/late C18 segmental brick arches over
central door and C20 windows with C18 brick jambs; late C17 brick round-arched
architraves to former full-height doorway to through-entry on right which has
late C19 rear entry and angled brick rear wall. Interior: roof trusses,
installed after 1910 fire. Subsidiary features: extending at right angles to
front of right-hand corner of barn, to right of through-entry, is C15 stone
rubble wall with late C17 brick buttresses flanking central round-arched gateway
built of late C17 brick, chamfered to outer side and rebated to inner (former
farmyard) side.



Abbey Barn, Syon Park

TQ 1776 SE 33/361E


Remains of the C14 building are incorporated in the present building, which
is used as part of the Garden Centre.

Listing NGR: TQ1719576830

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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