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Barn and Shelter Shed About 20 Yards North-West of Walker's House, Eastham

Description: Barn and Shelter Shed About 20 Yards North-West of Walker's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 149237

OS Grid Reference: SO6639768288
OS Grid Coordinates: 366397, 268288
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3117, -2.4943

Location: Orleton Lane, Eastham, Worcestershire WR15 8NP

Locality: Eastham
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR15 8NP

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Listing Text

SO 66 NE

5/44 Barn and shelter shed
about 20 yards north-west
of Walker's House


Barn and shelter shed. C17 and mid-C19. Barn: timber-framed, weatherboarded,
some corrugated iron cladding and corrugated iron roof. Three framed bays
aligned north/south; central wagon bay with opposed cart entries and double
doors. Framing: lower row of large and upper row of smaller rectangular
panels from sill to wall-plate, long straight lower corner braces and collar
and tie-beam trusses; south end truss has two collars, five struts to lower
collar, three to upper collar and V-strut in apex; intermediate trusses have
raking struts across lower corners; two tiers of trenched purlins. An
additional framed bay, lower in height, adjoins the north gable end, similar
in construction but having a truss with a single collar with three struts
beneath and V-strut above. The shelter shed adjoins its west elevation;
brick rear wall, timber posts to front and plain tiled roof. L-plan of
eight bays aligned east/west with two-bay return to south-east. Intermediate
C19 king-post roof trusses throughout. The barn and shelter shed surround
the north, east and west sides of the farmyard at Walker's House (qv).

Listing NGR: SO6639768288

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Source: English Heritage

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