British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Barn About 45 Yards North West of Hurstley Court, Letton

Description: Barn About 45 Yards North West of Hurstley Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150446

OS Grid Reference: SO3486048957
OS Grid Coordinates: 334860, 248957
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1351, -2.9531

Locality: Letton
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR3 6PD

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SO 34 NW
3/77 Barn about 45 yards
north-west of
Hurstley Court


Barn. Probably late C17 to early C18 with later alterations. Sandstone
rubble and brick plinth. Timber-frame with woven infill. Sandstone rubble
and weatherboards. Corrugated iron and Welsh slate roofs. Irregular plan
consisting of seven-bay range aligned roughly north-east/south-west with
three-bay addition at right angles to north-west and second three-bay addition
skewed eastwards from triangular bay at north-east end of main range. Two
levels. South elevation presents a rough crescent. Wagon entry with two-
leaved ledged doors two bays in from sandstone rubble left side. Second
opposed wagon entry also with two-leaved ledged doors to right of centre
of main range which has exposed woven infill to top row of panels above
weatherboarding. Attached to right of main range is three-bay part of
two storeys with exposed woven infill, three ledged doors and stable door
to right. North elevation has projecting three-bay weatherboarded projection
to right-hand side. Frame is three square panels high from cill to wall-plate
except for eastern two-storey part which has four panels. Interior has triple
angle struts to some trusses, the remainder have raking struts. (RCHM, Vol III,
p 135).

Listing NGR: SO3486048957

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.