Bay Stalls, Purton, Wiltshire, SN5 (Grade II)

Bay Stalls is a grade two (II) listed building in Purton, Wiltshire, SN5. It was first listed in 1986.

A group of nine old buildings that were once used to house cattle on a farm. They are made of brick and stone, with a slate roof. The buildings are open on one side, and have a paved forecourt in front. There is a stream on the other side of the buildings.

About Bay Stalls

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Outfield cattle stalls formerly on Common Farm. c.1840. Nine in local buff brick with stone slate roof. Eight-bays, open fronted to west. South gable with C20 opening. Principal rafter trusses with tie and single purlin. Slotted vertical timbers for stall divisions, 2 animals to 1 stall. Tiles torched. Paved external forecourt and stream on opposite side. A well maintained example of a now obsolescent outfield farm building erected on newly assarted land, once a common feature of the north Wiltshire countryside.


Where is Bay Stalls?

Bay Stalls is located on Bay Stalls, in Purton, Wiltshire, SN5.


Key Facts

Grid ReferenceSU 06688 87086
Easting, Northing406688, 187086.36084
Latitude, Longitude51.582598, -1.904872
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1023158
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