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Barn About 20 Metres East of Burrow Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wootton Courtenay, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1685 / 51°10'6"N

Longitude: -3.5198 / 3°31'11"W

OS Eastings: 293837

OS Northings: 142124

OS Grid: SS938421

Mapcode National: GBR LG.6Q3Q

Mapcode Global: VH5K3.YW2M

Entry Name: Barn About 20 Metres East of Burrow Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Last Amended: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265399

Location: Wootton Courtenay, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Wootton Courtenay

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/116 Barn about 20 metres east of
Burrow Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Barn to N E
of Lower Burrow Farmhouse)



Farmhouse, now barn. C15 altered to barn subsequently and enlarged probably C18. Rendered over cob and rubble, steeply
pitched corrugated iron roof extended as catslide over addition. Plan: 5 bays with central lean-to addition on facade,
possibly originally 2 storey at either end with central open hall and linking gallery subsequently much altered and
only north-east end now 2 storey, Two storeys, small window opening first floor left of full height raking buttress,
window opening below, original entrance to right, lean-to addition, double door of threshing barn with pentice hood
porch, first floor winodw to right and door beyond. Left return gable end, wooden 4-light trefoil headed mullioned
window, similar window on rear elevation with 4 trefoiled heads, but only 2 mullions, much eroded, 2-light octagonal
mullioned window also at rear, similar 4-light in right gable end. Interior: 5 bays, 2 and a half pairs of smoke
blackened jointed cruck trusses, plank and muntin screen with shouldered and chamfered doorway, blocked rear entrance
to screens passage, inserted double doors of threshing barn at lower end. (VAG Reports, unpublished SRO, October 1972,
April 1973; SANHS Proceedings, Vol 95, 1950).

Listing NGR: SS9383742124

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

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