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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TITHE BARN IN FARMYARD AT MANOR FARM

List entry Number: 1221353

Location

TITHE BARN IN FARMYARD AT MANOR FARM, FARM ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityDoulting

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 02-Jun-1961

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 268348

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

DOULTING CP FARM ROAD (West side) ST6443 12/138 Tithe Barn in farmyard at Manor Farm 2.6.61 GV I

Tithe barn. C15 for Glastonbury Abbey. Ashlar, stone-tiled roofs, coped verges, finials. Rectangular on plan with 2 gabled porches to each long elevation. Each porch with a moulded elliptical-headed opening, double plank doors, a blocked pedestrian side doorway also to the porches. Single-stage buttresses along side elevations, weathered offsets; also to the porches. Angle-buttresses to the corners. Three-stage buttress up the centre of each end elevation. Cusped triangular openings in each porch and in each gable face; single and cross-loop breathers. Interior of 8 bays, arch-braced raised cruck roof, collar leafs, 3 purlins, some curved windbraces, similar roofs to the porches. Scheduled Ancient Monument, (Somerset County Number 23). (VAG reports, unpublished SRO, November 1972 and August 1977; Photographs in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST6472443023

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: August - Date: 1977 - Journal Title: Vernacular Architecture Group Report
  2. Article  Reference - Title: November - Date: 1972 - Journal Title: Vernacular Architecture Group Report

National Grid Reference: ST 64724 43023

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