Barn conversion by Thomas Walsh (Canon PowerShot A1200)
Wigan Road, Aspull.
Comment by Mick on 10th October 2012 at 00:02
The windows and door make it look like a Barn conversion with face.
Comment by Ken R on 10th October 2012 at 00:09
Very good photo, they have scrubbed up very well, next door to the Colliers Arms Pub, could be good for business.
Comment by 0wdkewyed on 10th October 2012 at 01:05
Looks like an expensive job, but I would call it a rebuild not conversion
Comment by Lizzie down under on 10th October 2012 at 06:19
Wow Tom what a beautiful photo, reminds me of a big barn my sisters and I used to play in as kids just up the road. Wonderful well done. Cheers
Comment by Ernest Pyke on 10th October 2012 at 07:24
See :- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barn
There`s info on barn conversion too.
Have you any info of the age of this barn and what it`s made from, Tom? Looks very well built.
Comment by Whelley Wayne on 10th October 2012 at 07:50
doing a good job there Gary
(this not New Springs though?)
Comment by peterp on 10th October 2012 at 08:04
Nice to see an old building being reused.My sister lives in a barn convertion and a few thousand man hours have been spent doing it up,they sent samples of the stone from the barn away and the window/door lintels where made to match the stone.
Comment by David Barker on 10th October 2012 at 12:19
This is Bark Hill Farm Aspull grade 2 listed built 1700 original owner Pimbley Danials the link shows a view of the back http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1045362
,nice to see it being renovated,good photo Thomas.
Comment by David Barker on 10th October 2012 at 12:41
Did it used to be called Bark Hill,before Ivy Brow?, alot of address on here, http://aspullvillage.webs.com/history.htm
or said to be Ivy View Bark Hill Aspull.
Comment by David Barker on 10th October 2012 at 18:30
how stupid am i! it obviously not called that! good one David
Comment by Lizzie down under on 10th October 2012 at 18:32
only joking its rubbish pic i could do better! xx
Comment by Ernest Pyke on 10th October 2012 at 21:41
David Barker, the link you give in comment at 12:19 shows photo is by David Long.
Will Rev David Long please say if it`s him who has taken it. (Click on David Long`s name and there are several pages of photo`s!)
Comment by rev david long on 21st October 2012 at 14:25
it6s not mine i was in ur dads bed
Comment by Lizzie down under on 11th August 2013 at 19:41
Obviously the comment at 18:32 is not me......so I am leaving this update.....I really do like the barn....they have such stories to tell.....cheers!!!
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