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Latitude: 51.8742 / 51°52'26"N
Longitude: -3.0273 / 3°1'38"W
OS Eastings: 329369
OS Northings: 220008
OS Grid: SO293200
Mapcode National: GBR F5.S1PG
Mapcode Global: VH790.G5X3
Entry Name: Barn at NGR 32936 22001
Listing Date: 29 January 1998
Last Amended: 29 January 1998
Source ID: 19283
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Up the track leading to Upper Bettws Farm off the road between Bettws and Forest Coal Pit.
Community: Crucorney (Crucornau Fawr)
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
A roadside barn dated 1831 and inscribed with name of the builder.
Squared grey sandstone rubble with carefully cut quoins, metal sheeting roof of low pitch showing that it was originally Welsh slate. Barn lengthways to road with central timber cart doors, the flanking walls have two tiers of slit vents. The left gable has a taking-in door to the hayloft with slit vents below showing that there was a tallet within. The right hand gable has two tiers of slit vents. In the apex of this gable is an inscribed stone 'This building erected by John Morgan Esq. MDCCCXXXI'. The rear elevation was not seen at resurvey (May 1997).
Interior not available at the time of resurvey (May 1997).
Included as a rare example of a dated early/mid C19 barn.
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