BARN, AT DOWNING FARM

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1127014

Date first listed: 15-Jun-1984

Statutory Address: BARN, AT DOWNING FARM, STATION ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BARN, AT DOWNING FARM, STATION ROAD

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire (District Authority)

Parish: Swaffham Bulbeck

National Grid Reference: TL 55399 62640

Summary

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History

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Details

TL 5562 SWAFFHAM BULBECK STATION ROAD (West Side) 16/146 Barn, at Downing Farm

II

Barn, of c1600 with the roof of the aisle raised, possibly in C19. Timber- framed, and weatherboarded with roof hipped at the right hand and forming a gablet at the apex. The roof was originally thatched and has recently (c.1983) been re-roofed with buff pantiles. There were possibly two original cartway openings in the North wall, one now blocked. Of seven bays and single aisled. Inside the arcade posts have jowled heads and cambered tie beams and cranked bracing from posts to tie beams. There is bracing from the aisle ties to the arcade posts. The roof is of Queen post construction with collars and clasped through purlins.

R.C.H.M. (North East Cambs.), p107, mon (16)

Listing NGR: TL5539962640

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 49447

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East, (1972)

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