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Barn to North of Moss Farmhouse, Bowdon

Description: Barn to North of Moss Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 212825

OS Grid Reference: SJ7657286410
OS Grid Coordinates: 376572, 386410
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3740, -2.3536

Locality: Bowdon
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: WA14 3DR

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Listing Text

(south side)

7/68 Barn to north
of Moss Farm-
26/4/76 house


Barn now disused. C16. Timber crucks with later brick walls
and asbestos roof. Originally of 6 but since 1960 of 3 bays
the southern end having been demolished. Each of the three
pairs of crucks has a tie beam (except for No. 1, the
northern-most, which has been replaced by spurs) a collar
and a yoke (except for No. 2 which has a yoke strut). The
through purlins have concave wind bracing. It is said
originally to have been the longest barn in Cheshire.
W.A.Singleton "Moss Farm Bowdon", Cheshire Life, January

Listing NGR: SJ7657286410

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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