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Barn Approximately 20 Metres South of Bird Farmhouse, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Barn Approximately 20 Metres South of Bird Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257444

OS Grid Reference: SJ3271804769
OS Grid Coordinates: 332718, 304769
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6365, -2.9956

Location: Rose Way, Worthen, Shropshire SY5 9HN

Locality: Worthen with Shelve
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9HN

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Listing Text

SJ 30 SW side)

5/112 Barn approx. 20m
- south of Bird Farmhouse


Barn. Mid- to late C17 with later alterations. Timber framed with
red brick infill on north side and west gable end, weatherboarded to
south side and east gable end; corrugated iron roof. Formerly of 4
bays but west bay now demolished. 2 levels. Framing: 2 rectangular
panels with short straight tension braces above high brick plinth to
front but better preserved internally to back wall (see below). 2
stable doors to right, right approached by external steps and wide
inserted entrance to left with segmental-headed doorway to far left;
eaves hatch. Interior: framing visible to back wall (same as front
but better preserved); raised threshing floor to centre with space
beneath and loft to left bay. Single-purlin roof has 2 Queen-strut
trusses to left with V-struts from collar and 2 Queen-post trusses
to right. Included for group value. Bird Farmhouse is not included
in this list.

Listing NGR: SJ3271804769

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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