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Disused Barn Approximately 10 Metres North of Bryn Pentre Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8267 / 52°49'35"N

Longitude: -3.1333 / 3°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 323737

OS Northings: 326060

OS Grid: SJ237260

Mapcode National: GBR 70.TTNH

Mapcode Global: WH78X.V64V

Entry Name: Disused Barn Approximately 10 Metres North of Bryn Pentre Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177426

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255680

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

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Listing Text


4/203 Disused barn approx.
- lOm north of Bryn
Pentre Farmhouse
- II

Long house, latterly used as barn/cowshed, now disused. C14, re-modelled
C16 and C18 with later additions and alterations. Originally timber
framed of cruck construction with outer walls now re-built in uncoursed
limestone rubble, corrugated iron roof replacing thatch. Single-storey
longhouse comprising 2-bay house part to right and 2 bays for byre;
evidence for cross passage now lost. Early C20 windows to left, right
and centre on south side with boarded doors to left and right. Interior:
2 true cruck trusses survive to house part, west with vertical struts
from tie beam to cambered collar and Alcock Apex-type G62 and the
other (former central truss) with chamfered arch-braced collar beam,
King-post and curved struts; this truss also has slots for former
trenched purlins (present roof pitch slightly raised) and shows
extensive signs of smoke blackening; massive inserted stone stack
between 2 trusses (now truncated below ridge) has chamfered wooden
lintel on east side; stone partition wall between 2 bays of byre, which
has inserted stack with chamfered lintel at south-west corner. Bryn
Pentre Farmhouse is not included in this list. Salop County Sites and
Monuments Record PRN. 15564; Alcock p. 144.

Listing NGR: SJ2373726060

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