Looking between the tree-trunks, Ralph saw laid out on the perfectly flat and richly green meadow at the bottom of the hill a small gray manor-house, with ponds, terraces, and clipped hedges in front of it, a farm building
or so at the side, and a screen of fir-trees rising behind, all perfectly sheltered and self-sufficient.
Some were on ladders, digging in the thatch of the house or the farm buildings
, from which they brought out guns, swords, and different weapons of war; others carried them away; and by the sound of mattock blows from somewhere farther down the brae, I suppose they buried them.
It was in a better frame of mind that the small force set out across the open country toward the trim and well-kept farm buildings
of John Clayton, Lord Greystoke; but disappointment was to be their lot since neither Tarzan of the Apes nor his son was at home.
On the far side of a garden and paddock the view overlooked a stream, some farm buildings
which lay beyond, and the opening of a wooded, rocky pass (called, in Somersetshire, a Combe), which here cleft its way through the hills that closed the prospect.
and maintenance of railway tracks suspended in the designated area.
The prosecution was launched after worker Paul Harker from North Yorkshire, suffered a broken pelvis, broken leg and compressed vertebrae after falling from a farm building
in Bedale in March this year.
The five-year-old liver and white springer spaniel, called Hattie, was taken on Saturday when thieves stole a silver Land Rover Discovery, from Edgars Farm Building
, in Hill Wootton Road, Leek Wootton.
The viewhome will open at a spring launch at the company's Scripton Farm, a development of farm building
conversions, on Saturday, April 13.
This Grade II Listed farm building
is divided into three separate, two-storey dwellings comprising 1,250 sq ft,1,367 sq ft and 1,807 sqft.
Unit one, Mill Race, is the oldest farm building
at the South East Farm development and is approached via a private driveway.
According to Mr Mark Neason, of property assets consultants BK, formerly Bruton Knowles, there has been a huge increase in the number of people inquiring whether they could be eligible for a grant to convert a farm building
to alternative use.
The Granary at Huntlaw Farm has been converted from a farm building
into a family property.