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Description: Barn and Cowhouse About 30 Yards South East of Ford Farmhouse
Date Listed: 21 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 149621
OS Grid Reference: SO5115955248
OS Grid Coordinates: 351159, 255248
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1933, -2.7159
FORD CP FORD
SO 55 Illf
2/58 Barn and cowhouse about
30 yards south east of
Barn and cowhouse. Probably mid-C18. Part sandstone rubble, part timber-framed
and weatherboarded with plain tiled roofs, hipped at north end. Barn of seven bays
aligned north/south, wagon bays with opposed cart entries and double doors in bays
3 and 6 from south end. Lower part of walls of stone with ventilation slits. Two
loft openings in east elevation. Interior: framing of long rectangular panels
from sill to wall-plate with some long straight braces across the lower corners,
six intermediate collar and tie-beam trusses with raking struts across the lower
angles and two tiers of trenched purlins. Cowhouse adjoins north gable end and
is slightly lower in height. Six bays. Two levels. Lower part of walls of stone
with triangular ventilation openings. East elevation has two doors and two loft
openings. North end bay is open at lower level for cart storage. Interior:
similar wall-framing to barn with some braces across upper corners. Collar and
tie-beam trusses with two tiers of trenched purlins. There is a lean-to addition
on timber posts at the north end. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SO5115955248
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