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Barn Approximately 20 Metres North of Binweston Farmhouse, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Barn Approximately 20 Metres North of Binweston Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 257447

OS Grid Reference: SJ3009804118
OS Grid Coordinates: 330098, 304118
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6303, -3.0342

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

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Listing Text

SJ 30 SW

5/115 Barn approx. 20m
- north of Binweston
Farmhouse (formerly
21.3.86 listed as Barn to
north of Binweston


Barn. Probably C17, extended early C18 with later alterations. Weatherboarded
timber frame with red brick (English bond) to back wall, right gable
end and rear range; slate roofs. Original barn of 5 framed bays with
2-bay range added to rear in early C18, forming present L-plan. 2
levels; eaves hatch to left of centre with C20 half-glazed door and
stable door to left; wide inserted cart entrance in fourth bay from left
with door to far right. Interior: timber frame visible; square panels,
much altered but some (including to cross-partitions) with original
woven and wattle and daub infill. Roof of main range has short straight
tension braces from wall-posts to tie beams, which have a mixture of
Queen-struts and raking struts to principal rafters, double purlins:
an unusual feature is- the paired trusses to the first and third bays
from left. Lofts on 2 levels except over cart entrance. Collar and
tie beam roof with vertical and raking struts to C18 range.

Listing NGR: SJ3009804118

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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