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Tythe Barn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lillington, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9128 / 50°54'46"N

Longitude: -2.5287 / 2°31'43"W

OS Eastings: 362924

OS Northings: 112727

OS Grid: ST629127

Mapcode National: GBR MT.QWNS

Mapcode Global: FRA 56LP.GNN

Entry Name: Tythe Barn

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Last Amended: 8 October 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153984

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106097

Location: Lillington, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Lillington

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Lillington St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

2/79 Tythe Barn (formerly
listed as "Barn
11.7.51 immediately west of
Church and opposite
Manor Farmhouse")


Barn, now converted to house. c1600. Rubble stone walls with ashlar dressings,
roof part stone slated, part tiled with stone eaves courses, and coped gables
with gabled apex stones. C20 brick stack at rear. Originally single-storeyed;
intermediate floor now inserted. On main (north front), slightly projecting
gabled cart-porch has string course at eaves level, and moulded stone opening,
with C20 ledged doors with fanlight. 2 slit windows survive. Left of cart
entrance, a C20 oak ledged door, and 2 C20 timber mullioned windows - one on
each floor. Right of cart porch a blocked doorway and blocked high level
window. Building 7 bays long. Roof of jointed raised cruck construction, with
curved braces and 2 tiers of wind-bracing. C20 doors and windows in rear elevation
A good conversion. (RCHM Monument 2. (Dorset. Vol,I).)

Listing NGR: ST6291812730

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