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Barn at Alton Priors Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Alton, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3597 / 51°21'34"N

Longitude: -1.8429 / 1°50'34"W

OS Eastings: 411035

OS Northings: 162303

OS Grid: SU110623

Mapcode National: GBR 3WC.NX1

Mapcode Global: VHB4K.02LZ

Entry Name: Barn at Alton Priors Farm

Listing Date: 30 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311647

Location: Alton, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Alton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

ALTON ALTON PRIORS
SU 16 SW
5/14 Barn at Alto Priors Farm

GV II

Barn and smithy, now workshop. Early C19. Timber framed and
weatherboarding, with slate roof. Seven bays, with aisles, the
centre threshing bay wider. Aisle posts on dwarf brick walls, some
repaired. Curved braces to arcade plates and to heavy tie beams.
Small struts to principal rafters, and collars. Outer posts to the
narrow aisle jowled. In penultimate western bay a freestanding
brick forge with two hearths, the aisle bays fitted with work
benches. Bellows, quenching tanks, anvil and blacksmiths' tools
all present, also two hand operated vertical drills. Eastern bays
divided off as engineering workshop.


Listing NGR: SU1103562303

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