Barn Approximately 10 Metres To South West Of Old Hall Farmhouse

21 Sep 2002
Barn Approximately 10 Metres To South West Of Old Hall Farmhouse, Grimes Gate, Long Whatton, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE74 2QE
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LONG WHATTON GRIMES GATE SK 4424-4524 (Diseworth) 12/175 Barn approximately 10 metres to south west of Old Hall Farmhouse GV II

Barn. Formerly dated 1692 on panel, now incorrectly dated 1675. Right end and part of left gable end rebuilt C19. C18-C19 lean-to stable extensions to rear.

Main part of barn is timber-framed with short slightly curved braces and colour- washed render and brick infill. Rubble stone base extends under brick rebuild- ing of right bay. Left gable partially rebuilt in brick. C20 corrugated asbestos roof. 4 bays. Front to road has board door with worn brick sill in third bay. Rear has blocked cart entry and lean-to stables of brick and rubble stone with 2 stable doors and 2 pitching eyes. Original roof trusses with raking queen posts.

Listing NGR: SK4532624723


This is part of the Series: IOE\Merryweather_Michael IOE Records for Merryweather, Michael; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr Michael Merryweather. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Merryweather, Michael

Rights Holder: Merryweather, Michael


Asbestos, Brick, Render, Rubble, Stone, Timber, Stuart Timber Framed Barn, Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building, Agriculture And Subsistence, Barn, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument, Stable, Animal Shed, Transport