Description: Barn Approximately 200 Metres South East of New House Farmhouse (Not Included)
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 309032
OS Grid Reference: SP2588392535
OS Grid Coordinates: 425883, 292535
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5301, -1.6199
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OVER WHITACRE ATHERSTONE ROAD
SP29SE (East side)
3/127 Barn approx. 200m SE of New
House Farmhouse (not included)
Threshing barn. Mid C17. Timber-framed with red brick infill. Plain-tiled roof.
4 bays. Enlarged openings on north-west side wall. Small framing of height of 3
panels to the wall. Upward bracing from main posts to wall plate. Interior: 4
original bays. Each truss of Queen-post construction having through-purlins
trenched to the backs of the principals and carried on blocks. Braced tie-beams
with jowled heads. Wind bracing between principal rafters and purlins. The
principal rafters are halved at the apex. King-post trusses were inserted in C19
for strengthening purposes.
Listing NGR: SP2588392535
Source: English Heritage
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