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Barn to North of Moss Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowdon, Trafford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.374 / 53°22'26"N

Longitude: -2.3536 / 2°21'12"W

OS Eastings: 376572

OS Northings: 386410

OS Grid: SJ765864

Mapcode National: GBR DY0F.77

Mapcode Global: WH98V.TGF7

Entry Name: Barn to North of Moss Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 April 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212825

Location: Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Bowdon

Built-Up Area: Altrincham

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bowdon St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 78 NE BOWDON SOUTH DOWNS
ROAD
(south side)

7/68 Barn to north
of Moss Farm-
26/4/76 house

G.V. II

Barn now disused. C16. Timber crucks with later brick walls
and asbestos roof. Originally of 6 but since 1960 of 3 bays
the southern end having been demolished. Each of the three
pairs of crucks has a tie beam (except for No. 1, the
northern-most, which has been replaced by spurs) a collar
and a yoke (except for No. 2 which has a yoke strut). The
through purlins have concave wind bracing. It is said
originally to have been the longest barn in Cheshire.
W.A.Singleton "Moss Farm Bowdon", Cheshire Life, January
1959.


Listing NGR: SJ7657286410

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