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Coates Barn, Cosby

Description: Coates Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189004

OS Grid Reference: SP5477694840
OS Grid Coordinates: 454776, 294840
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5487, -1.1936

Location: Main Street, Cosby, Leicestershire LE9 1UW

Locality: Cosby
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 1UW

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Listing Text

SP 59 SW (west side)

4/14 Coates Barn


Barn, now a store. C17 and C18 with C20 alterations. Cruck and
box framing with brick nogging and corrugated iron roof. 4 bays.
East side has to left, a C20 close boarded door flanked to left
by a 2 light casement. To the right, a close boarded door. West
side has no openings and to right, 5 C20 brick buttresses. Each
gable has a pair of crucks, that to the south with V struts.
Interior has to south, a pair of re-used jowled posts with struts
to the tie beam and on the west side, struts to the wall plate.
Single purlin roof with a queen post truss and wind braces. To
north, beyond a partition, 3 pairs of crucks with collars and
saddles and single purlin roof with wind braces.

Listing NGR: SP5477694840

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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