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Barn Incorporating Cowhouse Approximately 5 Yards North of Lower Farmhouse

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

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Latitude: 52.7592 / 52°45'33"N

Longitude: -2.0702 / 2°4'12"W

OS Eastings: 395361

OS Northings: 317956

OS Grid: SJ953179

Mapcode National: GBR 28W.5F6

Mapcode Global: WHBF1.5XG3

Plus Code: 9C4VQW5H+MW

Entry Name: Barn Incorporating Cowhouse Approximately 5 Yards North of Lower Farmhouse

Listing Date: 2 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271663

ID on this website: 101039249

Location: Bednall, South 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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4/15 Barn incorporating cowhouse
- approximately 5 yards
north of Lower Farmhouse

- II

Barn and cowhouse. Early C18. Timber framed with brick infill; slate
roof. 4-bay range aligned north-west/south-east, cowhouse in the north-
west bay and barn with central threshing floor to the south-east. One
storey; full height 2-leaf barn door to right of centre, boarded doors
to left serving cowhouse and barn, inserted doorway to right. Framing:
2 panels to eaves, the barn has square panels below and vertical rectangular
panels above, on the cowhouse the positions are reversed, long straight
tension braces. Interior: The cross-frames have central vertical posts
between sill-beam and tie-beam, the roof trusses have angle struts
extending from tie-beam to principal rafters, 2 pairs of purlins and a
ridge piece. Lower Farmhouse is not included in this list. J.E.C. Peters
The Development of Farm Buildings in Western Lowland Staffordshire up
to 1880 (1969). Manchester University Press. PP 97, 113, Fig. 3.

Listing NGR: SJ9536117956

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