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Shelter Shed Linking Flint and Weatherboard Barns, at North East Corner of Farmyard at Downley Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6501 / 51°39'0"N

Longitude: -0.7768 / 0°46'36"W

OS Eastings: 484720

OS Northings: 195299

OS Grid: SU847952

Mapcode National: GBR D4X.GDP

Mapcode Global: VHDVY.HS5D

Entry Name: Shelter Shed Linking Flint and Weatherboard Barns, at North East Corner of Farmyard at Downley Farm

Listing Date: 25 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332127

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46875

Location: Downley, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP13

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Downley

Built-Up Area: High Wycombe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: High Wycombe Saint Mary and Saint George

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(West Side, off)
Shelter Shed linking flint
and weatherboard barns, at
North-East corner of
farmyard at Downley Farm


Shelter shed. Dated 'J Goodchild 1853'. For the Dashwood Estate. Timber frame
mostly open sided but with some weatherboard cladding on brick plinth. Welsh slate
roof, half-hipped at east end. 4 x 2 bays. Timber posts on chamfered padstones and
with base braces. Arched braces to wall-plates and tie-beams. Interior: collared
queen-post roof trusses, the post widely spaced; clasped through purlins; plank
ridge, on yokes at trusses; straight braces to wall framing and roof. Carpenter
numbering marks. The shelter shed links the 2 barns (qqv) which form an important
part of this farmyard group.

Listing NGR: SU8472095299

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