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Townsend Farmhouse,the Wool Barn Approximately 10 Metres North West of the Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Benefield, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4932 / 52°29'35"N

Longitude: -0.565 / 0°33'53"W

OS Eastings: 497525

OS Northings: 289333

OS Grid: SP975893

Mapcode National: GBR DW8.MZ3

Mapcode Global: VHFNG.5L5K

Plus Code: 9C4XFCVP+72

Entry Name: Townsend Farmhouse,the Wool Barn Approximately 10 Metres North West of the Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 February 1977

Last Amended: 11 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232759

Location: Benefield, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Benefield

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Benefield St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

11/38 Townsend Farmhouse, The Wool
17/02/77 Barn approx. 10m. NW of the
(Formerly listed as Wool Barn)

Barn and cartshed. Early/mid C19. Squared coursed limestone with ashlar gable
end and concrete tile roof. Ground floor is a cart shed with loft at first
floor. Elevation to road has small pair of double doors under renewed wood
lintel to far left. Right gable has 2 cart entrances under segmental arch heads
with square stone pier between. Central first floor door to barn, on left, has
similar head. Similar smaller door above in apex of gable. Rear elevation has 4
square casement openings, under wood lintels, at first floor. Plank door to
ground floor far right. Interior: probably retains original floor and roof
structures. Thought to have been a wool barn.

Listing NGR: SP9752589333

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

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