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Barn Approximately 25 Metres to North of Underhill Hall, Smethcott

Description: Barn Approximately 25 Metres to North of Underhill Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259624

OS Grid Reference: SJ4302400884
OS Grid Coordinates: 343024, 300884
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6027, -2.8427

Location: Smethcott, Shropshire SY5 8DH

Locality: Smethcott
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 8DH

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Listing Text


1/83 Barn approx. 25
- metres to north
of Underhill Hall


Barn, latterly cow house, now disused. Mid-C17 with early C18 and
C19 alterations. Timber framed with red brick nogging, partly rebuilt
in roughly squared and coursed red sandstone with red brick dressings;
corrugated iron roof. 3 framed bays. Framing: square panels (5 from
sole plate to wall plate) with short straight corner braces and long
straight tension braces. 3 pitching openings, 6 lower C20 casements,
and 2 doors (centre blocked). Truss in right-hand gable end with
tie-beam, 2 collars, and struts. Weatherboarded left-hand gable.
Interior not inspected but C19inserted floor noted. Pairs of purlins
(see ends in gable). One wattle and daub panel survives high up to
the left in the north-east side. The barn forms part of a small farmstead
group including Underhill Hall (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ4302400884

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Source: English Heritage

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