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Barns at West Kennett Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Avebury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4135 / 51°24'48"N

Longitude: -1.8414 / 1°50'29"W

OS Eastings: 411123

OS Northings: 168292

OS Grid: SU111682

Mapcode National: GBR 3VS.98D

Mapcode Global: VHB45.1QCR

Plus Code: 9C3WC575+CC

Entry Name: Barns at West Kennett Farm

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033754

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311477

Location: Avebury, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Avebury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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East Kennett


SU 16 NW
( south side)
5/56 Barns at West Kennett Farm


Range of 4 barns. C18 and C19. Timber framed and weatherboarded
now mostly corrugated iron. Barns form 3 sides of a square. Main
range north-south, the southern barn being the earliest, 5 bays,
with midstrey to central bay facing west. Wide straight angle
braces to tie beam trusses, raking queen struts to collar and
single purlin roof. Sarsen gable sills. Some timbers re-used.
Abutting to north, similar 5-bay barn with midstrey, but aisled on
west side. Tie beam with straight struts to jowled posts. Raking
struts and collar. Entrance towards yard built up. Attached to
north end, barn 3, forming return end. Also 5 bays with central
opposed cart doors. Brick sills. Reversed curved struts to ties
and vertical queen struts. Forming return at south end, barn 4 of
2 bays, on brick sills. Trusses similar. Range continued by
cattle stalling in lower pitched roof.

Listing NGR: SU1112368292

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