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Barn About 80 Metres East of Shawell Hall, Shawell

Description: Barn About 80 Metres East of Shawell Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 191457

OS Grid Reference: SP5427279678
OS Grid Coordinates: 454272, 279678
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4124, -1.2035

Location: Church Lane, Shawell, Leicestershire LE17 6AL

Locality: Shawell
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 6AL

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Listing Text


6/83 Barn about 80 metres east
of Shawell Hall


Barn. Probably C17, walls partly rebuilt in C19. Flemish bond
brick; earlier Flemish garden wall bond brick in south gable wall
and east wall. Concrete tileroof with gabled ends.
PLAN: 4-bay barn with opposing cart entrances in bay from south.
C19 outshuton east side.
EXTERIOR: west elevation has full-height cart entrance to right
of centre with sliding double doors and another low farm building
attached on left. East elevation has full-height cart entrance
to left of centre and later lean-to outbuilding on right with
slate roof partly reclad in corrugated iron sheets.
INTERIOR: Fine C17 4-bay roof structured of heavy scantling; 3
tie-beam queen strut trusses with mortice and tenoned collars,
clasped purlins, diminished principals with jowled apexes, ogee
wind-braces and commom rafters without a ridgepiece. Mortices
on soffits of tie-beam for braces. Timber wall-plate.

Listing NGR: SP5427279678

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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