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Lumb Hall Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Drighlington, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.7592 / 53°45'33"N

Longitude: -1.6595 / 1°39'34"W

OS Eastings: 422544

OS Northings: 429258

OS Grid: SE225292

Mapcode National: GBR JSVZ.J5

Mapcode Global: WHC9J.GRZZ

Entry Name: Lumb Hall Barn

Listing Date: 21 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341792

Location: Drighlington, Leeds, BD11

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Drighlington

Built-Up Area: Batley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Drighlington St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

MORLEY (east side),

6/2 Lumb Hall Barn


Barn. Late C16 or early C17 timber frame encased in stone probably early C18.
Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof. Single-aisled. 4 bays. Tall cart-entry
set in 1st bay has composite jambs and wooden lintel. Chamfered slit vent to
right (blocked). Set in 4th bay much weathered doorway with tie-stone jambs
and chamfered lintel to left of flight of 9 stone steps leading to 1st-floor
doorway with interrupted jambs and with 2-light window to left which has wooden
lintel, projecting sill and chamfered mullion. Rear has 3 former 3-light
windows with wooden lintels and mortices for wooden mullions.

Interior: Open arcade to first 3 bays. Posts on padstones have jowelled heads
and braces to arcade-plate and tie beams, some straight some curved. King-post
roof with single angle struts, curved braces to ridge. 4th bay has wall-tie
and close-studded partition retaining lath-and-plaster infill and separating of
floored mistal. On ground floor of right gable is ogee-shaped recess similar
to apex stones at Lumb Hall (q.v.). Chamber above mistal has window (blocked)
with stop-chamfered wooden lintel and mortices for 2 mullions, and 2 stop-
chamfered spine beams with mortices for ceiling joists now gone. The wall-plate
over the cart-entry has mortices for timber framing.

A fine barn with a good early timbered interior, rare in this region, and with
the unusual feature of a room over the mistal apparently for domestic purposes
and an original feature.

Listing NGR: SE2254429258

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

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