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Barn About 40 Yards South of Hurstley Farmhouse, Letton

Description: Barn About 40 Yards South of Hurstley Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150449

OS Grid Reference: SO3492848987
OS Grid Coordinates: 334928, 248987
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1353, -2.9521

Location: Letton, County of Herefordshire HR3 6PD

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

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Listing Text

SO 34 NW
3/80 Barn about 40 yards
south of
Hurstley Farmhouse


Barn. Probably late C17 to early C18 with later alterations. Sandstone
rubble plinth. Timber-frame with weatherboards and woven infill.
Sandstone rubble and brick. Welsh slate and corrugated iron roof.
Rectangular five-bay plan aligned east/west. South elevation has sand-
stone rubble part, probably early C19, to left with two vent loops. Centre
and right parts are weatherboarded with woven infill to top row of panels.
Opposed two-leaved doors to wagon entry to left of centre. To the right
a pair of square openings flank a ledged door. Right-hand return has a
weatherboarded and framed lean-to. West gable is largely rebuilt in
C19 brick. Frame has three square panels from cill to wall-plate.
Interior has raking strut trusses. RCHM erroneously describes the barn
as having three bays. Included for group value. (RCHM, Vol III, p 135).

Listing NGR: SO3492848987

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

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