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Barn Approximately 30 Metres North East of Upper Sweeney Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8244 / 52°49'27"N

Longitude: -3.0624 / 3°3'44"W

OS Eastings: 328506

OS Northings: 325733

OS Grid: SJ285257

Mapcode National: GBR 73.V0MB

Mapcode Global: WH78Y.X8WL

Plus Code: 9C4RRWFQ+P2

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 30 Metres North East of Upper Sweeney Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255639

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Morton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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SJ 22 NE OSWESTRY RURAL C.P. A 483 (west side)

5/163 Barn approx. 30m
- north-east of Upper
Sweeney Farmhouse


Barn. Early to mid-C17 with later alterations. Weatherboarded
timber frame on uncoursed limestone and conglomerate rubble plinth,
corrugated iron roof. Framing: square panels, 3 from high cill to
wall-plate with long straight tension braces, south side weatherboarded,
north with short horizonal plank infill; left gable end has 3 vertical
struts from tie beam to collar and V-struts from latter (c.f. right gable
of Upper Sweeney Farmhouse), similar arrangement to right gable end but
lower part obscured by later rubblestone addition (not included);
double (former threshing) doors in second bay from west with 2 eaves
hatches (right now blocked) to right on south and C20 double doors to
left on north; door to far left on north gives access to space under
floor. Interior: staggered double-purlin roof _in 4 bays with raking
struts from tie beams supporting principal rafters; timber framed
partitions with long straight tension braces rest on dwarf stone walls.

Listing NGR: SJ2850625733

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