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2 Barns Approximately 40 Metres North of Henbarns Farmhouse, West Felton

Description: 2 Barns Approximately 40 Metres North of Henbarns Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 255782

OS Grid Reference: SJ3803726602
OS Grid Coordinates: 338037, 326602
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8334, -2.9212

Location: West Felton, Shropshire SY11 4HE

Locality: West Felton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 4HE

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Listing Text

SJ 32 NE
8/69 2 barns approx. 40m
north of Henbarns Farm-
2 barns. Mid-C17 and late C17 with later alterations. Mid-C17 barn timber
framed with iron cladding over weatherboarding to front; late C17 barn also
timber framed with painted brick infill; continuous rubblestone plinth and
corrugated iron roofs, lower to later barn. Mid-C17 barn open to roof,
late C17 barn with loft. Framing: only visible internally to mid-C17
barn: vertical posts with long straight and curving tension braces. Square
panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate with long straight tension braces to late
C17 barn, which has eaves hatches to left and to right of centre. Central
full-height threshing entrance with opposing doors to mid-C17 barn. Interior.
Mid-C17 barn has single-purlin roof in 3 bays with raking struts from tie
beams to principal rafters; similar roof in 4 bays to late C17 barn. Late
C17 barn has been largely rebuilt in C20 brick to rear and is included fort
group value.

Listing NGR: SJ3803726602

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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