A barn built to hold tithes paid in kind.
- A survey of 1538 describes a number of buildings on site including a huge tithe barn and a ‘house’.
- Bradford on Avon is also home to a medieval tithe barn.
- The church was granted to the Augustinian abbey at Bristol in 1154, and the tithe barn was erected by Abbot Newland.
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