Thus the buildings forming the residence of a well-to-do farmer of the bo-aire class as described in the Laws, consisted of a living-house in which he slept and took his meals, a cookinghouse, a kiln for drying corn, a barn, a byre for calves, a sheepfold and a pigsty.
The record of these recensions is preserved by two epigrams, one of which proceeds from Artemidorus, a grammarian, who lived in the time of Sulla and is said to have been the first editor of these poems. He says, " Bucolic muses, once were ye scattered, but now one byre, one herd is yours."
byre at one end of the house and the people lived at the other.
This is the North end of the double byre, now a single byre turned tractor shed.
The following are organic manures: Farm-yard manure consists of the mixed dung of horses and cattle thrown together, and more or less soaked with liquid drainings of the stable or byre.
Townfoot Cottage adjoins the owner's farmhouse and was originally an old farm cow byre.
In the 14th century they included a hall, bailiff's chamber, granary, stable, byre, and two granges.
Orchard Farm Cottages 2 comfortable farm cottages converted from a traditional cow byre, retaining the original beams.
byre back door leading into Paddock Swimming Pool You will love our swimming pool.
byre cottage sleeps 6: 1 double/family bedroom, 1 double bunk room.
Formerly a cow byre, it is of stone construction under a slate roof.
The 19th century byre had a corn drying kiln built into it.
Bramble Byre and Dairy Dell cottages are converted from the original cowshed and dairy.
Cow byre The shop itself is a former cow byre, scrubbed and white washed, but sadly not staffed by milkmaids.
He moved there ' to escape from Glasgow ' and started byre Books in a converted byre just off the town's main street.
So too was Thornbank in the Wynd which had a byre and was worked by the Barry brothers.
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