Barn Circa 30 Metres North Of Higher Barn Farmhouse

Date:
17 Jul 2000
Location:
Barn Circa 30 Metres North Of Higher Barn Farmhouse, Roach Road, Samlesbury, South Ribble, Lancashire
Reference:
IOE01/00117/08
Type:
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SD 62NW SAMLESBURY ROACH ROAD

6/100 Barn c. 30 metres north of - Higher Barn Farmhouse

- II Barn, c.1700. Red sandstone and sandstone rubble, slate roof. Six bays.

with contemporary outshut to rear of first 2 bays, later outshut to front of last 2 bays, and opposed wagon doorways to 4th bay (the rear blocked).

Wide building with roof of-relatively shallow pitch and low eaves, lofted at both ends; chamfered plinth and dripcourse at 1st floor level; both gables have a 1st floor door with a hoodmould, an owl hole in the apex, and stone copings with kneelers, left gable has 3 ground floor doors.

Rear wall now concealed by added buildings. Interior: roof trusses with tie beams, raking struts, collar; former ventilation slits on 4 levels, all but the uppermost blocked. Unusually elaborate treatment, especially at gables. Probably associated with former Fleetwood Hall.

Listing NGR: SD6037427787

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Foster_K. IOE Records for Foster, K.; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr K. Foster. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Foster, K.

Rights Holder: Foster, K.

Keywords

Rubble, Sandstone, Slate, Timber, Stuart Barn, Georgian Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Building, Unassigned