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L-Shaped Range of Farmbuildings at Welbatch Farm, Longden

Description: L-Shaped Range of Farmbuildings at Welbatch Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259304

OS Grid Reference: SJ4595708823
OS Grid Coordinates: 345957, 308823
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6744, -2.8007

Location: Longden, Shropshire SY5 8BD

Locality: Longden
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 8BD

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Listing Text


5/3 L-shaped range of
- farmbuildings at
Welbatch Farm


L-shaped range of farmbuildings. Probably early C19. Red brick, plain tile
roofs. Long range (former threshing barn and cowsheds) aligned along east
side of farmyard with a shorter range (also cowsheds) on north. 2 levels;
dentilled eaves cornice; long range has roughly central blocked threshing
entrance; scattered openings throughout - 2 original openings to right on
first floor with doorway between, all with segmental heads, 3 later eaves
hatches to left; 4 irregularly spaced doorways (one in blocking of threshing
entrance) alternating with windows, again all with segmental heads; 3 tiers
of lozenge-shaped air vents at left end: the north range consists of 2
adjoining cowsheds, left-hand one with roughly central entrance flanked by
segmental-headed windows, eaves hatches; right-hand one with 2 tiers of
lozenge-shaped air vents to upper level and central eaves hatch, 2 segmental-
headed doorways to right. Interior: King-post roof throughout. Salop Fire
Insurance plate at right-hand end. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ4595708823

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Source: English Heritage

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