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Barn Approximately 50 Metres East of Sheepcote Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ledston, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.769 / 53°46'8"N

Longitude: -1.3343 / 1°20'3"W

OS Eastings: 443976

OS Northings: 430496

OS Grid: SE439304

Mapcode National: GBR MS3V.XN

Mapcode Global: WHDBT.GJVH

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 50 Metres East of Sheepcote Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247703

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429019

Location: Ledston, Leeds, LS25

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Ledston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ledsham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 43 SW LEDSTON SELBY ROAD
WF10 (south side, off)

3/45 Barn
approx. 50 metres
east of
Sheepcote Farmhouse

GV II

Barn. C16 or earlier; altered. Timber frame with cladding of magnesian
limestone rubble with quoins, graduated stone slate roof (upper level
replaced with Welsh slate). Rectangular 5-bay plan; wagon entrance in centre
of west side under slightly raised roof; four 1/2-height buttresses, 2 small
square openings on different levels between those on the left. North gable
wall shows line of formerly more steeply-pitched roof in the lower level, and
has different masonry in the apex; triangular breathers on 2 levels, a raised
doorway in the centre and another door at the right-hand side.

Interior: 4 post-and-truss frames with intermediate supports (like raked
crutches) rising from the wall-plates to the aisle-plates; braces from posts
to tie-beams, curved braces from posts to aisle-plates. King-post roof
trusses with curved longitudinal braces to the ridge; some carpenters' marks
beginning with 2 ("11") on the frame nearest to the south end.


Listing NGR: SE4397630496

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

Description

SE 43 SW LEDSTON SELBY ROAD
WF10 (south side, off)

3/45 Barn
approx. 50 metres
east of
Sheepcote Farmhouse

GV II

Barn. C16 or earlier; altered. Timber frame with cladding of magnesian
limestone rubble with quoins, graduated stone slate roof (upper level
replaced with Welsh slate). Rectangular 5-bay plan; wagon entrance in centre
of west side under slightly raised roof; four 1/2-height buttresses, 2 small
square openings on different levels between those on the left. North gable
wall shows line of formerly more steeply-pitched roof in the lower level, and
has different masonry in the apex; triangular breathers on 2 levels, a raised
doorway in the centre and another door at the right-hand side.

Interior: 4 post-and-truss frames with intermediate supports (like raked
crutches) rising from the wall-plates to the aisle-plates; braces from posts
to tie-beams, curved braces from posts to aisle-plates. King-post roof
trusses with curved longitudinal braces to the ridge; some carpenters' marks
beginning with 2 ("11") on the frame nearest to the south end.


Listing NGR: SE4397630496

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