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The Great Tythe Barn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bolton Abbey, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9806 / 53°58'50"N

Longitude: -1.8909 / 1°53'27"W

OS Eastings: 407253

OS Northings: 453839

OS Grid: SE072538

Mapcode National: GBR HQ7D.FT

Mapcode Global: WHB79.X6RR

Entry Name: The Great Tythe Barn

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131772

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323717

Location: Bolton Abbey, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Bolton Abbey

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 05 SE (east side, off)
8/63 The Great Tythe Barn



Barn. Probably C16. Ashlar, rubblestone, graduated stone slate roof.
Single storey, 10 bays. 2 double board doors with segmental arches in half-
dormers. Other C19 and C20 openings to south side. Large gableted roof.
Aisled interior with 9 king-post frames. Braces from king posts to ridge
pieces. Braces from arcade posts to tie-beams and purlins, small
intermediate trusses between bays. Posts raised on padstones. Threshing
floor across fifth bay. The tithe barn to Bolton Priory. A very unusual
survival in the north of England.

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

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