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Thorpe Farm Barn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Almondbury, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6354 / 53°38'7"N

Longitude: -1.7371 / 1°44'13"W

OS Eastings: 417482

OS Northings: 415463

OS Grid: SE174154

Mapcode National: GBR JV9D.QJ

Mapcode Global: WHCB2.9W2D

Entry Name: Thorpe Farm Barn

Listing Date: 3 March 1952

Last Amended: 29 September 1978

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313840

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339841

Location: Kirklees, HD5

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Almondbury

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Almondbury with Farnley Tyas Team Parish

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Thorpe Farm Barn
(formerly listed as
The Barn, Thorpe Farm,
under Thorpe Lane)
SE 1715 40/57 3.3.52.
C16 or C17. Coursed rubble. Pitched stone slate roof, catslide to north.
South side timber-framed with red brick nogging. Cruck-framed. 5 bays. Collars.
One truss has tie-beam at wall plate level, and the others are tenoned suggesting
they may all have had tie-beams. Spurs linking crucks with wall posts. Purlins
braced to cruck blades. Wall posts on south side braced to wall plate. Aisle
with mistals on north side, and barn porch with gabled roof and double doors.
Wing to north: probably C17, with C19 hammer-dressed stone extension further
north. Timber-framed with hammer-dressed stone nogging. Pitched stone slate
roof. 3 trusses; one queen-post, one with closely spaced studs, one king-post.
Various C19 openings including one planked stable door.

Listing NGR: SE1748215463

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

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