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Brookhouse and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Acton Trussell and Bednall, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7657 / 52°45'56"N

Longitude: -2.091 / 2°5'27"W

OS Eastings: 393954

OS Northings: 318681

OS Grid: SJ939186

Mapcode National: GBR 28P.L5L

Mapcode Global: WHBF0.VRG3

Entry Name: Brookhouse and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 2 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271649

Location: Acton Trussell and Bednall, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, ST17

County: Staffordshire

District: South Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Acton Trussell and Bednall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Acton Trussell St James

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text



3/1 Brookhouse and attached
- barn

- II

Farmhouse and barn. C17 with later alterations and additions. Red
brick (English garden wall bond); plain tile roofs; brick integral end
stacks. Aligned north-east/south-west, with barn to south-west and
house to north-east. Barn to left, house to right. Barn: One storey;
3 bays, blocked threshing floor doorway to centre, inserted sliding door
to left, segmental-headed door and window to right; raised roof verges.
House: Main 2-storey, single-bay house to left with C20 casements and
gabled porch with shaped tile roof, and slightly lower single-bay exten-
sion to right of one storey and gable-lit attic, with segmental-headed
casement. Main house has exposed timber roof truss to right hand gable
with central vertical strut above the collar, one pair of purlins and
ridge piece. Included as a rare example of an early enclosure farmstead.
J.E.C. Peters: The Development of Farm Buildings in Western Lowland
Staffordshire up to 1880 P. 25 and 26 (1965) Manchester University Press.

Listing NGR: SJ9395418681

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