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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

List entry Number: 1293485

Location

TITHE BARN, BURYSTEAD PLACE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireWellingboroughDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Sep-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 233731

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History

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Details

WELLINGBOROUGH BURYSTEAD PLACE SP8967NW (North side) 11/29 Tithe Barn 23/09/50

GV II

Tithe barn, now public hall. Probably mid C15. Squared coursed and banded limestone and ironstone with that rood. Single-unit barn. Single storey, 6 bays. East elevation has five 2-stage buttresses and one 2-stage clasping buttress at the left hand corner. Cart entrances to bays 2 and 5, now blocked and part-glazed, retain wood lintels over. 2 pairs of triangular air holes to each bay. Ashlir gable parapet and kneelers with finial to north gable. North gable has 3 pairs of airholes and 3 slit openings in gable. South gable similar with C20 extension attached. West elevation has four buttresses with clasping buttresses at corners. 2 cart entrances between buttresses, now blocked, retain wood lintel over. 2 and 3 pairs of airholes between buttresses. Some roof timbers may remain but largely replaced mid C20. Now linked to barns immediately south of tithe barn (q.v.) by C20 extension. Originally the tithe barn to Croyland Abbey (q,v,). Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SP8912567744

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National Grid Reference: SP 89125 67744

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