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Description: Barn and Cowhouse About 100 Yards North East of Risbury Court
Date Listed: 21 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 149647
OS Grid Reference: SO5432655084
OS Grid Coordinates: 354326, 255084
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1921, -2.6696
SO 55 NW
2/84 Barn and cowhouse
about 100 yards
north-east of Risbury Court
Barn and cowhouse. Mid-C18 with mid-C19 and late C20 alterations. Part
timber-framed and weatherboarded on rubble base, part sandstone rubble with
corrugated metal roofs. Barn is of seven framed bays aligned roughly east/
west. Wagon bay situated in fourth bay from west end and has opposed cart
entries with double doors. C19 lean-to outshuts (probably shelter sheds) on
swept arch-braced timber posts adjoin south side. Also C19 and C20 lean-to
additions at west end and to north-west. Interior: wall-framing has mainly
three rows of square panels from sill to wall-plate, also some large
rectangular panels. Roof has collar and tie-beam trusses with struts, the
intermediate trusses have raking struts. Cowhouse adjoins east gable end,
continuing the main roofline, and is of three bays and two levels. There
are some ventilation slits in the rubble part of the walls. Main north
elevation has a double doorway and a loft opening. Interior: walls have
either one row of panels at eaves level or three rows of panels from sill
to wall-plate. Tie-beam trusses with decorative lattice struts at east end.
Listing NGR: SO5432855085
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Source: English Heritage
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