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Cowhouse Approximately 60 Metres South of Lower Aldress Farmhouse, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: Cowhouse Approximately 60 Metres South of Lower Aldress Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257354

OS Grid Reference: SO2833296705
OS Grid Coordinates: 328332, 296705
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5634, -3.0587

Location: Chirbury, Shropshire SY15 6DG

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

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Listing Text

SO 29 NE

8/29 Cowhouse approx.
- 60m south of Lower
Aldress Farmhouse


Cowhouse. Late C17 with later alterations. Weatherboarded timber frame
with corrugated iron cladding on west side; stone slate roof. 2 levels;
4 eaves hatches and 5 doors on east side. Interior: vertical posts
and light framing including re-used jowled posts; weatherboarded partitions
with long straight tension braces, continuous loft. Double-purlin roof
in 4 bays with mixture of Queen-strut trusses and raking struts from
tie beams supporting principal rafters. Included for group value.
Lower Aldress Farmhouse is not included in this list.

Listing NGR: SO2833296705

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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