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Latitude: 51.5006 / 51°30'2"N
Longitude: -1.5898 / 1°35'23"W
OS Eastings: 428570
OS Northings: 178046
OS Grid: SU285780
Mapcode National: GBR 5XM.T1S
Mapcode Global: VHC1C.DJDZ
Entry Name: Barn at Finches Farm, in Yard 80 Metres South East of Farmhouse
Listing Date: 6 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1034137
English Heritage Legacy ID: 310565
Location: Baydon, Wiltshire, SN8
Civil Parish: Baydon
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
SU 27 NE BAYDON FINCHES LANE
2/106 Barn at Finches Farm, in yard
80m south-east of farmhouse
Corn barn. C17. Flint and stone low walls. Timber framed with
corrugated iron replacing thatch c1950. 6 bays, aisled both sides
and hipped midstrey. Jowelled posts with braces to slightly
cambered ties. Raking strut and collar trusses supporting 2 tiers
of purlins with windbraces. Roof hipped over last bay both ends.
The farm (not included) is said to have been bought for the nephew
of Sir Isaac Newton. Contents of the house are described in a
probate inventory of 1669.
Listing NGR: SU2857078046
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.