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Barn and Cartshed Approximately One Metre to North East of Hall Farmhouse, Smethcott

Description: Barn and Cartshed Approximately One Metre to North East of Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259629

OS Grid Reference: SO4350099505
OS Grid Coordinates: 343500, 299505
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5904, -2.8354

Location: Smethcott, Shropshire SY6 6NR

Locality: Smethcott
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY6 6NR

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Listing Text


3/88 Barn and cartshed
- approx. one metre
to north-east of
Hall Farmhouse


Barn and cartshed. C16 with C19 alterations and additions. Weatherboarded
timber frame on red sandstone rubble plinth, of cruck construction;
partly rebuilt in red brick. Corrugated iron roof. 3 framed bays
with later cartshed adjoining to right. Barn with pair of large boarded
doors to right, pair of boarded doors to centre, and pair of low boarded
doors to left. 2-bay cartshed to right. Interior: 4 full cruck trusses,
cut off below collar; framed cross walls. The pitch of the roof has
been lowered, probably at the same time as the crucks were truncated.
The barn forms part of asmall village-centre farmstead group also
including Hall Farmhouse (q.v.) and a cow house (q.v.). Alcock:
(198), p.145.

Listing NGR: SO4350099505

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Source: English Heritage

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