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Barn and Part of Former House Approximately 4 Metres to South East of the Malsters Tap, Cardington

Description: Barn and Part of Former House Approximately 4 Metres to South East of the Malsters Tap

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259563

OS Grid Reference: SO5062695080
OS Grid Coordinates: 350626, 295080
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5513, -2.7296

Location: Cardington, Shropshire SY6 7JZ

Locality: Cardington
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY6 7JZ

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Listing Text


12/22 Barn and part of
- former house approx.
4 metres to south-
east of The Maltsters


Barn and part of former house, now barn. Part of c.1600 house with
attached C17 barn. Weatherboarded timber frame on sandstone rubble plinth;
part of house rebuilt in coursed yellow sandstone rubble to front;
plain tile roof. 3-bay barn with one bay of old house to right.
Framing: square panels (3 from sole plate to wall plate) with long
straight tension braces. Truncated dressed grey sandstone stack in
front of ridge off-centre to right. Barn with central boarded door
and boarded loft doorabove; part of old house to right with loft opening
and small ground-floor window with boarded door to left. Right-hand
end wall (former internal wall) has ground-floor fireplace with chamfered
dressed sandstone reveals and chamfered wooden lintel, chamfered former
ceiling beam above with mortices of former joists, and exposed tie-
beam truss with raking struts and lath and plaster infill. Interior:
barn has tie-beam trusses with raking struts, collar and tie-beam
end truss with queen struts, and single butt purlins with wind braces;
bay of former house has pairs of purlins. The single domestic bay
is part of a former 2-bay hall range formerly attached to the farmhouse
(The Maltsters Tap q.v.). One bay of the hall range has been demolished
separating the house and barn.

Listing NGR: SO5062695080

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Source: English Heritage

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