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Farm Buildings at Thorns Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Aswarby and Swarby, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.9514 / 52°57'4"N

Longitude: -0.3925 / 0°23'33"W

OS Eastings: 508094

OS Northings: 340540

OS Grid: TF080405

Mapcode National: GBR GSJ.X67

Mapcode Global: WHGKL.Y27R

Plus Code: 9C4XXJ24+GX

Entry Name: Farm Buildings at Thorns Farm

Listing Date: 18 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 192654

ID on this website: 101061786

Location: North Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG34

County: Lincolnshire

District: North Kesteven

Civil Parish: Aswarby and Swarby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: South Lafford

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

Tagged with: Agricultural structure

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5/19 Farm buildings at
Thorns Farm.

Farm buildings. 1852, some C20 alterations. Built for the Whichcote family
of Aswarby Park. Red brick in English garden wall bond of 3, slate roofs.
Originally single, now double, crewyard with enclosing ranges plan with
pigeoncote to the west and a barn to the north. The west front has single
storey ranges with dentillated eaves courses, a 2 storey pigeoncote to the
centre and a gable to the left hand end. It contains 2 doorways and a
planked door, all with segmental arched heads and a matching blocked
window. To first floor of the pigeoncote is a blank semi circular headed
opening. To the inner side is a planked door and to the ridge is the base
only of a timber flight tower. The barn has a 2 storey 5 bay front with
dentillated eaves course. Off centre double planked doors beneath a basket
arch with to the left 3 waggon openings with brick piers and timber
lintels. To right is a lozenge shaped breather. To first floor are 3
louvered openings and a planked opening, all with segmental brick heads.

Listing NGR: TF0809440540

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