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Barn Approximately 12 Metres South East of the Old Rectory, Pontesbury

Description: Barn Approximately 12 Metres South East of the Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259470

OS Grid Reference: SJ3987705923
OS Grid Coordinates: 339877, 305923
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6477, -2.8901

Location: Brookside, Pontesbury, Shropshire SY5 0QF

Locality: Pontesbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0QF

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Listing Text


3/168 Barn approximately
- 12m south-east of
The Old Rectory


Former threshing barn, now store. Probably early C18. Timber framed, part-
weatherboarded and part-clad in late C19 red brick, corrugated iron roof. 3
framed bays, open to roof except for southern bay, which has a loft over;
wide entrance on west; framing: close-set tall panels with long straight
tension braces; the 2 middle roof trusses have re-used cruck blades with
inclined struts from the tie beams while the north gable end is of Queen-
strut construction; south gable end re-built in red brick. Reputed to have
been the tithe barn for the Old Rectory (q.v.) opposite. V.C.H. VIII (1968),
p.252; Alcock (1981), p.144.

Listing NGR: SJ3987705923

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Source: English Heritage

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