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Description: Barn About 20 Yards South West of Astwood Farmhouse
Date Listed: 28 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156516
OS Grid Reference: SP0263762745
OS Grid Coordinates: 402637, 262745
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2629, -1.9628
REDDITCH B CROFTS LANE (north side)
SP 06 SW
Barn about 20 yards
south-west of Astwood
Barn. Cl7 with mid-C19 alterations. Timber-framed with brick infill,
replacement walling and additions, sandstone base and plain tiled roof,
half-hipped at south-west end. Three completely framed bays plus one
additional bay aligned north-east/south-west; wagon bay second from south-
west end has opposed cart entries with double doors and hipped roof to south-
east elevation. Framing: aisled construction; two rows of panels from sill
to wall-plate at sides, four panels at gable ends; long straight braces in
lower corners; south-west gable end has truncated collar and tie-beam truss
with central strut and raking struts in lower corners; north-east gable end
has collar and tie-beam truss with two collars, four struts to lower and
two to upper collar. South-east elevation has three irregularly sized
windows. North-east gable end has a stable door and flanking windows, all
with cambered heads, and a loft door above. Interior: three-bay totally
framed part has two intermediate tie-beam trusses with raking struts; collar
and tie-beam truss with three struts between bays 3 and 4; two tiers of
purlins; arch-braced aisle posts. North-east bay is floored. Astwood Hill
Farmhouse is not included in this list.
Listing NGR: SP0263762745
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Source: English Heritage
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