Building record MDR16551 - Field Barn (remains of), north-west of Middleton Top, Middleton-by-Wirksworth

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A ruined barn dating to at least the late 19th century, situated on a curved track just to the north-west of Middleton Top and surveyed as part of the DerwentWISE Field Barn Project in April 2016. The barn is in very bad overall condition and without a roof. Four walls of barn are still clearly evident but standing no higher than chest height, built of irregular shaped stone with quoins at the corners. Measuring 4m x 3m with a doorway in the south-west elevation. See survey report for further details. (1) The barn is shown on the first edition 25"OS Map of c. 1880. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Andrews, P. 2016. MDR16551 DerwentWISE Field Barn Survey Sheet PA 44.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 2770 5537 (5m by 6m)

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  • EDR4266

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Record last edited

Dec 14 2017 4:32PM

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