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