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Building record MDR16563 - Field Barn, on Burrows Lane off New Road, Middleton by Wirksworth

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A two-storey field barn built of random limestone in good overall condition, dating to at least the late 19th century, and currently in use as an animal shelter. Located 6 yards from the Burrows, the barn was surveyed in May 2016 as part of the DerwentWISE Field Barn Project. Measuring roughly 5 paces by 7, the barn has dressed quoins, a door in the south-east elevation, and a taking-in door in the north-east elevation. See survey report for further details. (1) The barn is visible on the first edition 25"OS Map of c. 1880. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Casey, D & Casey, H. 2016. MDR16563 DerwentWISE Field Barn Survey Sheet HC 09.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 2747 5635 (6m by 7m)

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  • EDR4266

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Record last edited

Dec 14 2017 4:33PM

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