Large Barn at Countess Farm

Barn, now farm equipment store. Later C18. Timber framed on brick sills, weatherboarded, and plain tiled roof.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
436018
Names
Large Barn at Countess Farm
Coordinates
51.1783760° N, 1.7824090° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

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Timeline

31 Dec 1974

Large Barn at Countess Farm designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Large Barn at Countess Farm is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1131056
Grade
II
Name
LARGE BARN AT COUNTESS FARM
Location
LARGE BARN AT COUNTESS FARM, COUNTESS ROAD
Parish
Amesbury
District
Wiltshire
Grid Reference
SU 15306 42149

AMESBURY COUNTESS ROAD SU 14 SE (west side)

6/35 Large Barn at Countess Farm formerly listed as Outbuildings to 31.12.74 Avon School)

GV II Barn, now farm equipment store. Later C18. Timber framed on brick sills, weatherboarded, and plain tiled roof. Seven bays, with central cartway and midstrey on south side. Lean-to sheds added either side, and to east gable end. Irregular paned windows. C20 machinery access doors in west gable. Interior has jowled posts with straight braces to wall plate and straight chamfered tie- beams. Queen struts and collar. Single tier of purlins with wind braces. Ridge. Horizontal struts between purlins at mid-bay point. No wall bressumers. Trusses number from west, ticked on north side. Roof half hipped. Graffiti on wall post read: TS 178(?)1, WF 1796, WT 1822, and 1842. One of an important group of later C18 farm buildings at Countess Farm (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SU1530642149

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Bibliography

  1. “LARGE BARN AT COUNTESS FARM.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1131056>