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Barn Approximately 12 Metres South East of the Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontesbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6477 / 52°38'51"N

Longitude: -2.8901 / 2°53'24"W

OS Eastings: 339877

OS Northings: 305923

OS Grid: SJ398059

Mapcode National: GBR BB.6C4V

Mapcode Global: WH8BY.KQZ2

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 12 Metres South East of the Old Rectory

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055659

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259470

Location: Pontesbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Pontesbury

Built-Up Area: Pontesbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Pontesbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


3/168 Barn approximately
- 12m south-east of
The Old Rectory


Former threshing barn, now store. Probably early C18. Timber framed, part-
weatherboarded and part-clad in late C19 red brick, corrugated iron roof. 3
framed bays, open to roof except for southern bay, which has a loft over;
wide entrance on west; framing: close-set tall panels with long straight
tension braces; the 2 middle roof trusses have re-used cruck blades with
inclined struts from the tie beams while the north gable end is of Queen-
strut construction; south gable end re-built in red brick. Reputed to have
been the tithe barn for the Old Rectory (q.v.) opposite. V.C.H. VIII (1968),
p.252; Alcock (1981), p.144.

Listing NGR: SJ3987705923

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