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Barn at Bowcombe Farm About 70 Metres South West of Bowcombe Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Newport, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.6774 / 50°40'38"N

Longitude: -1.3367 / 1°20'11"W

OS Eastings: 446965

OS Northings: 86622

OS Grid: SZ469866

Mapcode National: GBR 8BN.JVN

Mapcode Global: FRA 8729.52B

Entry Name: Barn at Bowcombe Farm About 70 Metres South West of Bowcombe Manor

Listing Date: 19 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034469

English Heritage Legacy ID: 409780

Location: Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Newport

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Carisbrooke St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

SZ 48 NE
(south east side)
Barn at Bowcombe Farm about
70 metres SW of Bowcombe


Barn. Dated 1706 on north gable. Walls of coursed limestone
and greensand rubble with roof now covered in corrugated iron.
About 50 metres long by 8 metres wide. Triangular ventilation
slots and 3 cart entrances, the south eastern one added in
C19. Central cart entrance blocked and all blocked to the
rear. 12 bays. Angled queen-post roof with many reused
timbers, 2 tiers of purlins, no ridgepiece and curved tension
braces. Nearly half of the original rafters survive. The
southernmost bay by the central cart entrance has had the tie
beam sawn through and an adjoining purlin partially sawn
through to insert C20 agricultural machinery. The southernmost
truss has a C19 scientific kingpost.

Listing NGR: SZ4696586622

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

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