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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
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
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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