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Description: Barn and Attached Shelter Approximately 40 Metres North of Farmhouse at Alcester Lodge Farm
Date Listed: 21 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 305165
OS Grid Reference: SP0708259176
OS Grid Coordinates: 407082, 259176
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2307, -1.8977
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ALCESTER ALCESTER HEATH
SPOSNE (West side)
2/8 Barn and attached shelter
approx. 40m. N of farmhouse at
Alcester Lodge Farm
Barn and attached shelter sheds. C16, with C17 extension and shelter sheds
attached at right angles. Timber framed: Close studding; addition of square
framing and diagonal braces. Brick infill, some lath and plaster, and
weatherboarding. Brick and lias plinth. C20 tile roof. L-plan. Single storey;
4-bays with 2-bay addition. Second bay from right has barn doors. 3 stable doors
on left. Left half wholly weatherboarded. Right return side has exposed farming
with jowled posts. To rear: Exposed framing, third bay has some close studding
with lath and plaster. Fourth and fifth bays weatherboarded. Sixth bay rebuilt
in brick. Interior: Jowled posts. Retaining walls and diagonal braces. Close
studded gabled wall, now opened up. C16 part has 3 queen post roof trusses with
clasped purlins and wind braces. Addition has queen strut truss. Later
partitions and floors inserted. 4-bay range of shelter sheds attached at right
angles have square framed back wall with brick infill, and C19 brick pillars.
Tile roof. Trenched purlin roof. Retains hay racks etc.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol. III, p.12).
Listing NGR: SP0708259176
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Source: English Heritage
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