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Barn to North of Moss Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowdon, Trafford

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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

(south side)

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


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northern-most, which has been replaced by spurs) a collar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

Listing NGR: SJ7657286410

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