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Barn Range Approximately 30 Metres South of Woolley Manor Farmhouse Including Woolley Manor Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Silkstone, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.541 / 53°32'27"N

Longitude: -1.5684 / 1°34'6"W

OS Eastings: 428702

OS Northings: 405010

OS Grid: SE287050

Mapcode National: GBR KWHH.7D

Mapcode Global: WHCBQ.W8B8

Entry Name: Barn Range Approximately 30 Metres South of Woolley Manor Farmhouse Including Woolley Manor Cottage

Listing Date: 25 September 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151746

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334299

Location: Silkstone, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Silkstone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(East side)

3/170 Barn range approx 30
25.9.81 metres south of Woolley
Manor Farmhouse
including Woolley Manor


Long range incorporating cottage, farm buildings and barns. Timber work
probably C16, clad in stone in C17 and later 1980s conversion to left end
(north east). Coursed rubble with quoins. Stone slate roofs. Cottage of
two storeys. Cottage to left with front outshut, taller L-shaped range of
barns to right. The cottage has C20 openings to both elevations. The barn
range has a quoined square-headed cart entry in its internal angle. Some
exposed timberwork in the left gable. The range which projects to the right
is in two builds and has two quoined entrances and various altered openings.
Its gable end, an right, has a first floor, chamfered, quoined doorway with
cambered head, two round-arched ventilation slits and a 2-light double-
chamfered window (blocked and with mullion removed). Moulded gable-copings
on decorated moulded kneelers.

Interior: The main range has seven timber post and truss frames with
principal rafter trusses with queen struts. Some have studding in the truss
and one has studding below the tie-beam. The left three frames are narrower
and have no posts visible on the rear side. A similar arrangement exists
within the cottage to left. The range at 90° has three king-post trusses
with one post adjacent to the barn door.

P F Ryder, Report for South Yorkshire Archaeology Service, 25th May 1977

Listing NGR: SE2870205010

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