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Barn Circa 30 Metres North of Higher Barn Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Samlesbury, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.745 / 53°44'41"N

Longitude: -2.6021 / 2°36'7"W

OS Eastings: 360390

OS Northings: 427787

OS Grid: SD603277

Mapcode National: GBR BT84.G8

Mapcode Global: WH970.046C

Entry Name: Barn Circa 30 Metres North of Higher Barn Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358005

Location: Samlesbury, South Ribble, Lancashire, PR5

County: Lancashire

District: South Ribble

Civil Parish: Samlesbury

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Samlesbury St Leonard the Less

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


6/100 Barn c. 30 metres north of
- Higher Barn Farmhouse

- II

Barn, c.1700. Red sandstone and sandstone rubble, slate roof. Six bays.
with contemporary outshut to rear of first 2 bays, later outshut to front
of last 2 bays, and opposed wagon doorways to 4th bay (the rear blocked).
Wide building with roof of-relatively shallow pitch and low eaves, lofted
at both ends; chamfered plinth and dripcourse at 1st floor level; both
gables have a 1st floor door with a hoodmould, an owl hole in the apex,
and stone copings with kneelers, left gable has 3 ground floor doors.
Rear wall now concealed by added buildings. Interior: roof trusses with
tie beams, raking struts, collar; former ventilation slits on 4 levels,
all but the uppermost blocked. Unusually elaborate treatment, especially
at gables. Probably associated with former Fleetwood Hall.

Listing NGR: SD6039027787

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

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