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Barn, Cart Entrance and Loose Box Approximately 40 Metres West of the Old Farmhouse, Bucknell

Description: Barn, Cart Entrance and Loose Box Approximately 40 Metres West of the Old Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 257518

OS Grid Reference: SO3553274007
OS Grid Coordinates: 335532, 274007
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3603, -2.9481

Location: 4 Dog Kennel Lane, Bucknell, Shropshire SY7 0AX

Locality: Bucknell
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 0AX

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Listing Text

SO 37 SE
12/16 Barn, cart entrance
12.4.85 and loose box approx.
40m west of The Old

Barn, cart entrance and loose box. Late C17 with later alterations. Weather-
boarded timber frame on roughly coursed limestone rubble plinth; corrugated
iron roof, hipped to north. Slightly later 2-bay storage loft and loose
box at right angles to east on north and 5-bay former threshing barn to south,
flanking cart entrance to farmyard. East front: barn to left has 5 square
pitching openings and central doorway; loose box to right has boarded doors
to front and onto cart entrance to left. Interior. Framing visible: square
panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate with short straight tension braces, some
with woven infill. Long straight tension braces to bay partitions. Staggered
double-purlin roof with slightly raking struts from tie beams to principal
rafters; collar and tie beam end trusses with struts from collars. Stone
slab threshing floor in third bay from south. Framing more renewed to loose
box; central truss with curved principal rafters and queen-strut end truss
with raking struts from collar. Blocked C17 segmental-headed doorway to
cart entrance. The range forms oneside of a farmstead, grouped around a
square courtyard with farmhouse (q.v. under The Old Farmhouse) to east.

Listing NGR: SO3553274007

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Source: English Heritage

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