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Barn and Cowhouse About 25 Yards South West of Upper House Farmhouse, Bacton

Description: Barn and Cowhouse About 25 Yards South West of Upper House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 153617

OS Grid Reference: SO3614631852
OS Grid Coordinates: 336146, 231852
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9814, -2.9311

Location: Bacton, County of Herefordshire HR2 0AU

Locality: Bacton
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 0AU

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Listing Text


5/14 Barn and cowhouse about
25 yards south west of
- Upper House Farmhouse


Barn and cowhouse. Probably C18. Rubble, part timber-frame, weatherboards,
woven panels, stone slate and corrugated iron roof. 6 bays consisting of
3-bay central part, wider 2 bay adjoining part to east with catslide
extensions to north and a single bay wider part to west. Rubble external
walls, except for that to north, with "loop-hole" ventilators either side
of ledge full height opposing doors. Frame: north wall is 3 panels high
from cill to wall-plate with woven panels, 3 purlins. Interior: threshing
floor behind full height doors, trusses are of 2 types: vertical struts from
ties to collars; raking struts from tie-beam beneath which is a horizontal
rail supporting partition studs. Woven panel partition to division between
central and east part. The east elevation is typical of the locality in
presenting 3 symmetrically placed doors in a rubble gable end of great span
leading to a cowhouse containing rack and trough.

Listing NGR: SO3614631852

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Source: English Heritage

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