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Barn About 40 Yards West of Great Moorcourt Farmhouse, Much Marcle

Description: Barn About 40 Yards West of Great Moorcourt Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 152709

OS Grid Reference: SO6632432678
OS Grid Coordinates: 366324, 232678
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9915, -2.4918

Location: B4024, Much Marcle, County of Herefordshire HR8 2PL

Locality: Much Marcle
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2PL

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE

8/44 Barn about 40 yards west
of Great Moorcourt Farmhouse


Barn. Probably late C17 to early C18, with later additions. Rubble plinth,
timber-framed, weatherboarded with brick rear wall and extension to right;
tiled roof. Eight bays aligned north/south. East elevation [to Great
Moorcourt Farmhouse (qv)]: opposed two-leaved ledged doors to threshing
floors in third bays from each end, woven ventilator panels beneath eaves
from left end to right threshing floor, lean-to brick extension, probably
early C20, to left gable. Rear wall much repaired in brick; right hand gable
has ventilator slits. Interior: trusses mostly have diagonal struts from
ties to principals or three vertical posts from ties to collars which in
turn support V-struts; truss to left hand side of right threshing floor has
multiple scissor struts parallel to the principals. Closes the farmyard at
Great Moorcourt together with the Farmhouse (qv) and adjacent cow house (qv).
(RCHM Vol II, p 133).

Listing NGR: SO6632432678

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Source: English Heritage

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