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Barn and Attached Yard Walls Immediately West of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in West Knighton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6875 / 50°41'14"N

Longitude: -2.3806 / 2°22'50"W

OS Eastings: 373212

OS Northings: 87606

OS Grid: SY732876

Mapcode National: GBR 0ZS.YRF

Mapcode Global: FRA 57X8.6D8

Entry Name: Barn and Attached Yard Walls Immediately West of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 27 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119208

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105964

Location: West Knighton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: West Knighton

Built-Up Area: West Knighton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: West Knighton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/72 Barn and attached
yard walls immediately
west of Church of
St Peter

Barn. Later C18. Rubblestone base with brick walls above. Hipped
slate roofs and stone slabs at eaves. Large brick porch to north with
hipped slate roof. 2-leaf plank doors and cambered brick arch over.
Brick porch on south side with 2-leaf plank doors. Interior: roof
is scissor-braced with bolted collars throughout. Attached yard walls
run for 25 metres by 20 metres, making a yard to north of barn
Rubblestone base and chalk cob walls throughout, with rounded corners.
Roman tile coping to chalk cob, C18 or C19. This is a good example
of cob walling in the context of a farm yard.

Listing NGR: SY7321287608

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

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