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Farmbuilding Group to North of Barnforth Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Barforth, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5458 / 54°32'44"N

Longitude: -1.7481 / 1°44'53"W

OS Eastings: 416392

OS Northings: 516751

OS Grid: NZ163167

Mapcode National: GBR JH7W.B7

Mapcode Global: WHC5T.30TG

Entry Name: Farmbuilding Group to North of Barnforth Hall

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111598

Location: Barforth, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barforth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Forcett with Aldborough and Melsonby

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


4/9 Farmbuilding group
to north of
Barforth Hall


Planned farmbuildings. Late C18 with early C19 wheel-house. Rubble with cut
quoins and tooled-and-margined dressings. Stone slate roofs except for Welsh
slates on wheel-house, C20 metal sheets on adjacent cartshed, and pantiles on
east range outshut. Ranges around yard open to south; wheel-house to rear of
north range.

Elevations to yard: north range 2 storeys, 4 bays. Boarded double doors in
tall segmental arch. To right window with keyed lintel; 2 part-slatted
windows above. East range 2 storeys, 3 bays. 2 stable doors with keyed
lintels, and windows (the upper slatted) with tooled-and-margined lintels.
Far left stone stair to boarded upper door. Right return shows boarded
pitching door. West range in 2 parts: 2-storey left section with boarded
pitching door; right single-storey 4-bay shelter shed with tooled-and-margined
piers, timber lintels and later infill.

External elevations: Hexagonal wheel-house to north has boarded door and 3
blocked windows; attached cartshed to left. Outshut at rear of east range
shows 3 stable doors and 2 small windows.

Interior: east range has reset Cl6 ceiling: 7 deeply-moulded transverse beams
with 14 roll-moulded joists to each bay. This may be from the west range of
Barforth Hall, demolished in the early C19.

Listing NGR: NZ1639216751

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

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