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Barn, Shippon and Stables 30 Metres East of Moston Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Moston, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1522 / 53°9'8"N

Longitude: -2.4135 / 2°24'48"W

OS Eastings: 372443

OS Northings: 361756

OS Grid: SJ724617

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y.5G7W

Mapcode Global: WH99Z.W1W8

Entry Name: Barn, Shippon and Stables 30 Metres East of Moston Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138808

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56399

Location: Moston, Cheshire East, CW11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Moston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Warmingham St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 76 SW (West Side)

6/68 Barn, shippon and
stables 30 metres east of
Moston Manor Farmhouse

Barn, stables and shippon, circa 1690 and mid C18, of brown brick in
English garden wall bond; clay tile roof to barn (forming left wing of
2-storey U-shaped block); roof to shippon/stable replaced in cement
Barn, probably circa 1690, has boarded doors with camber-arched heads;
large double doors to threshing floor; first floor band, raised above
threshing-door arch; blocked loophole vents to both storeys; inserted
casement to lower storey in gable; upper storey and roof-space have 2
superimposed loading doors.
Shippon/stable has boarded doors with camber-arched heads; driftway in
corner against stable wing with cambered oak lintel to yard and brick
basket-arch to rear; hopper casements under cambered heads; 2 rows of
vents in alternating diamond and split-diamond patterns.
Interiors of impressive scale with oak purlins and queen-post trusses;
broad round-arched openings in cross-walls of shippon loft. A
satisfying, large scale farm building, little altered except shippon
roof covering.

Listing NGR: SJ7244361756

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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