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Barn Approximately 30 Metres North East of Upper Sweeney Farmhouse, Oswestry Rural

Description: Barn Approximately 30 Metres North East of Upper Sweeney Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255639

OS Grid Reference: SJ2850625733
OS Grid Coordinates: 328506, 325733
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8244, -3.0624

Location: Pant, Shropshire SY10 9EX

Locality: Oswestry Rural
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 9EX

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Listing Text

SJ 22 NE OSWESTRY RURAL C.P. A 483 (west side)

5/163 Barn approx. 30m
- north-east of Upper
Sweeney Farmhouse


Barn. Early to mid-C17 with later alterations. Weatherboarded
timber frame on uncoursed limestone and conglomerate rubble plinth,
corrugated iron roof. Framing: square panels, 3 from high cill to
wall-plate with long straight tension braces, south side weatherboarded,
north with short horizonal plank infill; left gable end has 3 vertical
struts from tie beam to collar and V-struts from latter (c.f. right gable
of Upper Sweeney Farmhouse), similar arrangement to right gable end but
lower part obscured by later rubblestone addition (not included);
double (former threshing) doors in second bay from west with 2 eaves
hatches (right now blocked) to right on south and C20 double doors to
left on north; door to far left on north gives access to space under
floor. Interior: staggered double-purlin roof _in 4 bays with raking
struts from tie beams supporting principal rafters; timber framed
partitions with long straight tension braces rest on dwarf stone walls.

Listing NGR: SJ2850625733

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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