This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
MOLLAND WEST MOLLAND LANE SS 72 NE 14/105 Barn and shippon approximately 45 - metres to north-west of West Molland Barton SS 7928-2852 GV II Barn and shippon. CIQ with late C19 alterations and addition. C18 roughly-squared and coursed stone and C19 uncoursed stone rubble with some red-brick dressings to openings. Gable-ended Welsh-slate roof.
Plan: L-plan range. C18 shippon aligned approximately north-east/north-west, facing south, with C19 barn aligned approximately north-west/south-east, facing south-west, added at right angles to rear of left-hand end, incorporating some fabric of probably former C18 rear wing. 8-bay barn, with cart entrance to south-west and evidence of former horse-engine house to north-east (see line of gable on wall). Shippon of 1- storey and loft, and loft over north-east end of barn.
Exterior: Shippon with loft opening off centre to left, boarded stable-type door to right with wooden lintel and two C20 boarded doors to left with concrete lintels.
Loft door in right-hand gable end. South-west front of barn has cart entrance off- centre to left with 2 low boarded doors and shallow porch with stone side walls and pent roof over. Rear of barn has 2 segmental-headed doorways with brick arched head, one to right with half-height boarded door. Opening in centre of wall, formerly to take drive from now-demolished horse-engine house. Right-hand gable end of barn (adjoining shippon) has boarded loft door with boarded-over window in apex of gable above, ground-floor opening to right with 2 boarded doors and doorway to left with boarded door; all openings have brick segmental arched heads.
Interior: 8-bay barn roof with king-post trusses. Some line shafting remaining.
Listing NGR: SS7928028520
© Mr Hedley R. Hooper. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Hooper, Hedley R.
Rights Holder: Hooper, Hedley R.
Brick, Rubble, Stone, Timber, Welsh Slate, Stuart Barn, Georgian Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Cow House, Animal Shed
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