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Granary Approximately 50 Metres North-East of Heightley Farmhouse, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: Granary Approximately 50 Metres North-East of Heightley Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257350

OS Grid Reference: SO2709698783
OS Grid Coordinates: 327096, 298783
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5820, -3.0774

Location: Chirbury, Shropshire SY15 6BW

Locality: Chirbury with Brompton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY15 6BW

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Listing Text

SO 29 NE

8/25 Granary approx.
- 50m north-east of
Heightley Farmhouse

- II

Domestic building, now granary. Circa 1600 with later alterations.
Weatherboarded timber frame, graded slate roof. 2 storeys, formerly
with attic. Ground floor open to front in 3 bays with 2 elaborately
carved posts and straight-flight oak staircase to left, 3 hatches to
first floor. Interior: framing visible to first floor, close-set vertical
posts to gables and front wall, square panels with short straight tension
braces to back wall; red brick infill throughout. Square-panelled timber
framed partitions also with red brick infill; moulded doorframe with
ogee stops to second truss from left. Queen-strut roof in 3 bays with
double purlins and straight windbraces forming lozenge shapes to upper
purlin; jowled wall posts. Sawn-off joist ends for former second floor
visible to tie beams.

Listing NGR: SO2709698783

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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