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Latitude: 50.6567 / 50°39'24"N
Longitude: -2.5632 / 2°33'47"W
OS Eastings: 360282
OS Northings: 84266
OS Grid: SY602842
Mapcode National: GBR PV.D9V4
Mapcode Global: FRA 57JB.M6X
Entry Name: Merry Hill Barn with Attached Shelter-Shed and Yard Walls
Listing Date: 20 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118716
English Heritage Legacy ID: 105168
Location: Abbotsbury, Dorset, Dorset, DT3
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Abbotsbury
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Abbotsbury St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 68 SW ABBOTSBURY MERRY HILL
6/49 Merry Hill Barn with
attached Shelter-Shed and
Barn, Shelter shed and yard walls. C18, restored C20. Rubble-stone walls, with
stone quoins. Thatch roof, half-hipped. Porch entrance on south side with pro-
jecting jambs. No doors. Through-entrance at centre. Roof construction has
original tie-beams with renewed queen-struts. Plank door on each gable end.
Shelter Shed 20 metres south of barn, uses the yard wall as its back wall, and has
rounded corner. Five round oak posts support, front of shed with a scarfed plate,
four square posts inside, half way to back wall. Thatch roof. Attached rubble-
stone walls with vertical coping-stones, join barn to shelter shed, entrance to yard,
then wall curves back to form west side of yard and returns to barn, west gable.
Listing NGR: SY6028284266
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