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Barn at Ngr Sj 2733 3233, Selattyn and Gobowen

Description: Barn at Ngr Sj 2733 3233

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255744

OS Grid Reference: SJ2733032330
OS Grid Coordinates: 327330, 332330
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8835, -3.0814

Locality: Selattyn and Gobowen
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 7HS

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Listing Text

SJ 23 SE
SJ 2733 3233
4/31 Barn at N.G.R.
SJ 2733 3233
17.7.86 (formerly listed as
Barn at the Postings,

Barn. Dated 1740 with minor later alterations. Timber framed with red
brick infill on high uncoursed limestone rubble plinth continued to gable
ends and back wall; graded slate roof. 2 levels. Square-headed doorways,
one to left, 2 to centre and one to right. Rectangular openings on first
floor to gable ends and narrow rectangular air vents to back wall. Framing:
2 square panels above girding beam. Interior: framing intact to bay
divisions, square and rectangular panels, 4 from cill to tie beam. Loft
to 2 right-bays and to left bay supported on chamfered cross beams with
heavy joists [floor boards removed at time of resurvey (May 1986)]. Double-
purlin roof in 4 bays with 3 queen-strut trusses incorporating several reused
timbers. Date "1740" inscribed in both Roman and Arabic numerals to tie
beam between second and third bays from left. The remains of the formerly
associated farmhouse, known as The Postings, (not included in this list)
lie immediately to north-west. The barn forms a prominent feature in the

Listing NGR: SJ2733032330

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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