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Description: Disused Barn Approximately 10 Metres North of Bryn Pentre Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255680
OS Grid Reference: SJ2373726060
OS Grid Coordinates: 323737, 326060
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8267, -3.1333
SJ 22 NW OSWESTRY RURAL C.P. PENTRE-ISAF
4/203 Disused barn approx.
- lOm north of Bryn
Long house, latterly used as barn/cowshed, now disused. C14, re-modelled
C16 and C18 with later additions and alterations. Originally timber
framed of cruck construction with outer walls now re-built in uncoursed
limestone rubble, corrugated iron roof replacing thatch. Single-storey
longhouse comprising 2-bay house part to right and 2 bays for byre;
evidence for cross passage now lost. Early C20 windows to left, right
and centre on south side with boarded doors to left and right. Interior:
2 true cruck trusses survive to house part, west with vertical struts
from tie beam to cambered collar and Alcock Apex-type G62 and the
other (former central truss) with chamfered arch-braced collar beam,
King-post and curved struts; this truss also has slots for former
trenched purlins (present roof pitch slightly raised) and shows
extensive signs of smoke blackening; massive inserted stone stack
between 2 trusses (now truncated below ridge) has chamfered wooden
lintel on east side; stone partition wall between 2 bays of byre, which
has inserted stack with chamfered lintel at south-west corner. Bryn
Pentre Farmhouse is not included in this list. Salop County Sites and
Monuments Record PRN. 15564; Alcock p. 144.
Listing NGR: SJ2373726060
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Source: English Heritage
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