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Former Bull Pens, Shelter Sheds, Loose Boxes, and Foldyard Walls Approximately 25 Metres to West of , Atcham

Description: Former Bull Pens, Shelter Sheds, Loose Boxes, and Foldyard Walls Approximately 25 Metres to West of

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 259275

OS Grid Reference: SJ5352708273
OS Grid Coordinates: 353527, 308273
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6702, -2.6887

Location: Atcham, Shropshire SY5 6JP

Locality: Atcham
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6JP

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Listing Text


5/49 Former bull pens, shelter
- sheds, loose boxes, and
foldyard walls approximately
25 metres to west of


Former bull pens, shelter sheds and loose boxes. Early C19. Red brick
(English garden wall bond) with stone hinge blocks; hipped slate roofs.
F-plan with chamfered corners. One storey. Openings with bull-nose brick
reveals. Former bull pens to west: 8 segmental-headed boarded doors to
west and slatted wooden windows to east. Loose boxes and shelter sheds to
north have passage at east end with segmental-headed loose-box boarded
doors to north and east, and 2 x 3-bay open-fronted shelter sheds to south with
cast iron columns alternating with slatted wooden windows. Central range
of shelter sheds, 9-bay open front to south with cast iron columns and
boarded feeding-doors in wall to north; segmental-headed boarded doors
in east end. Stone-coped brick walls enclosing northern foldyard to east
and southern foldyard to south and east, southern courtyard has C20 corru-
gated iron roof. Interiors not inspected, but said to contain stalls and
other fixtures, and cobbled floors in parts; king-post roof trusses.
These buildings form part of a complete early and mid-C19 model farm
complex. National Trust, Attingham Park Estate Vernacular Building Survey.

Listing NGR: SJ5352708273

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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