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Barn 20 Metres West of Blackmarsh Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Castleton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9569 / 50°57'24"N

Longitude: -2.5002 / 2°30'0"W

OS Eastings: 364964

OS Northings: 117617

OS Grid: ST649176

Mapcode National: GBR MV.N4C1

Mapcode Global: FRA 56NL.1SM

Entry Name: Barn 20 Metres West of Blackmarsh Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105565

Location: Castleton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Castleton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sherborne with Castleton Abbey Church of St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

Barn 20 metres west
11.7.51 of Blackmarsh Farmhouse

Attached Barn, at right angles to farmbuildings. Dated 1818. Rubble-stone
walls. Clay-tile roofs with gable-ends. Two large square porches project
(full height) on east side, both gabled and with weatherboarding in the
gables. Through-passage at right hand end to outer yard. Stable-door with
fixed windows either side. Stable-door in between the porches. The main
porches have 2-leaf metal doors. Attached at south end of barn, stable with
half-hipped clay-tile roof and rubble-stone walls. Stable-door, with loft-door
over. Interior of barn: roof-construction of 9 bays, C19. Collars, king-posts,
strutted, long bracing members from wall-plate to base of king-post. Two sets
of through-purlins. Base of king-post area, the members are bolted together,
not jointed, (cf. Bedmill Farm, Castleton ph.)

Listing NGR: ST6496417617

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