Skip primary navigation

Skip secondary navigation

Calton Hall Barn, Calton

Click on images below to enlarge

Calton Hall Barn

YDNPA, 2004,

Return to previous page

Calton Hall Barn, Calton

Historical Environment Record No: MYD36615

Parish: Calton

OS Grid Reference: SD908591

Dale: Malhamdale

Link to Archaeology Data Service:


This building is not included in this database because it is an outstanding example of traditional building: it is here because pieces of timber from a building long since demolished were used in its construction. This demonstrates that cruck buildings were once found in the Yorkshire Dales although now less than a handful survive. Neither is the building unique: many traditional farm buildings, and even houses, contain similar re-used timbers. So why include this building in preference to the others? Simply because here, the re-used crucks are on the outside and may be seen by anyone passing by.


Situated at t-junction in centre of Calton village. No public access. View from roadside.

Public Transport Details

Nearest town/village: Calton. Call Traveline on 0870 608 2 608 to plan your journey. After the welcome message key in 885 for North Yorkshire information.


Viewable from roadside.

Related Timeline

Related Themes