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Range of Barns Approximately 20 Metres to West of Standish Cottage, Smethcott

Description: Range of Barns Approximately 20 Metres to West of Standish Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259637

OS Grid Reference: SO4370499466
OS Grid Coordinates: 343704, 299466
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5901, -2.8324

Location: Smethcott, Shropshire SY6 6NR

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

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Listing Text


3/96 Range of barns
- approx. 20 metres
to west of Standish


Pair of barns, now partly garaging. Mid- to late C17 and early C18.
Weatherboarded timber frame with corrugated iron roofs. L-plan; barn
of 3 framed bays aligned approximately north-south with wing of one
framed bay adjoining to south. Framing: square panels with long straight
tension braces. East front: 2 pairs of boarded garage doors to left
and single boarded door to right. Lower addition to right with stable-
type boarded door. Gabled wing projecting to left with pair of boarded
garage doors in return front and C20 external steps up to-boarded
loft door in gable end. Interior: larger barn has tie-beam trusses
with raking struts; collar and tie-beam truss in wing with queen struts.
These barns form part of a small farmstead group, also including Standish
Cottage (q.v.). Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO4370499466

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Source: English Heritage

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