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Three Linked Barns 20 Metres East of Bridge House

A Grade II Listed Building in West Chinnock, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9209 / 50°55'15"N

Longitude: -2.7559 / 2°45'21"W

OS Eastings: 346960

OS Northings: 113768

OS Grid: ST469137

Mapcode National: GBR MH.QCM5

Mapcode Global: FRA 563N.XVK

Entry Name: Three Linked Barns 20 Metres East of Bridge House

Listing Date: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307661

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263791

Location: West and Middle Chinnock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: West and Middle Chinnock

Built-Up Area: West Chinnock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

3/233 Three linked barns 20 metres East
of Bridge House

Three barns, associated with Bridge House (qv). Early C19. a) Main Barn and stables, dated 1815. Local stone rubble
with Ham stone quoins; plain clay tile roof; 7-bays, of which the two stable bays have an intermediate floor (stables
still fitted out); 3-bay open area; 2-bay barn: collar trussed roof. b) Middle Barn : local stone, hipped Welsh slate
roof with central glazed lantern; pair of halved full-height doors: interior not seen. Said by tradition to have been
built as a temporary ballrom for coming out party of one of the Hayward's daughters, and subsequently alternating with
agricultural and social usage. c) Open Wagon House : local stone, clay pantile roof; 4-bays king post roof trusses with
braces: one timber and one brick prop on open side. Buildings in part of complex associated with the fayward family and
their village flax business.

Listing NGR: ST4696013768

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

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