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Barn South East of the Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gillingham, Dorset

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Latitude: 51.0523 / 51°3'8"N

Longitude: -2.2918 / 2°17'30"W

OS Eastings: 379643

OS Northings: 128150

OS Grid: ST796281

Mapcode National: GBR 0VG.WZP

Mapcode Global: FRA 662B.QYQ

Plus Code: 9C3V3P25+W7

Entry Name: Barn South East of the Old House

Listing Date: 27 June 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103087

Location: Gillingham, Dorset, SP8

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Gillingham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Milton

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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The following building shall be added to the list:


2/232 Barn immediately
south east of
The Old House


Barn partly converted into domestic outbuilding. Circa C17,
extended and altered in C19. Weatherboarded timber-frame on
stone rubble plinth; north end coursed stone. Welsh slate roof
with gabled ends with pierced bargeboards. Plan: Original 6-bay
timber frame barn to south. Later stone rubble 2 north bays and
further 3 bays at northern end converted in circa late C19 as
outbuilding to The Old House qv. Threshing floor and wagon run-
through in bays 3 and 6 respectively. Exterior: Long range.
The west front is weatherboarded, but stone rubble to left
(north). Large double doors to cart entrances left and right of
centre, the left with wide gable above with ornate pierced
bargeboards. Two doorways and two windows to left is stone part.
The east front is weatherboarded, wide gable at centre flanked
by cart entrances, that on right in large gabled porch.
Interior: Six timber-framed bays at south end have large wall
posts with cut jowls, on which C19 principals are tenoned. The
walls have studs and curved braces. The C19 replacement soft
wood roof structure has 7 trusses, the collars mortice and
tenoned to the principals and with trenched staggered purlins.
The threshing floor in bay-3 has pegged elm-boarded floor.

Listing NGR: ST7964328150

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