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Tanyard Farm Farmbuilding

A Grade II* Listed Building in Appleton, Warrington

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Latitude: 53.3504 / 53°21'1"N

Longitude: -2.5162 / 2°30'58"W

OS Eastings: 365737

OS Northings: 383844

OS Grid: SJ657838

Mapcode National: GBR BYWP.1P

Mapcode Global: WH98Z.B12V

Entry Name: Tanyard Farm Farmbuilding

Listing Date: 23 December 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139363

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58938

Location: Appleton, Warrington, WA4

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Appleton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Appleton Thorn St Cross

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(North Side)

7/5 Tanyard Farm


Threshing Barn late C16 (altered and partly converted to Shippon),
cartshed and stable, late C18 or early C19, forming al L-shaped block
with blue tile roofs. The barn at rear of yard is oak-framed on a
2ft. 6ins. sandstone plinth, with one intermediate rail, arch bracing
and brick-nogged panels. The timbers are of large section. Shippon
and hayloft doors and full-height double doors to threshing floor are
boarded. A probably C19 brick leanto covers rear opening to threshing
floor. Inside are 4 fine pairs of large crucks. The 2 eastern pairs
are complete, with collars near apex, the 2 western pairs sawn off
near top and braced with sawn collars and kingposts. Large oak
purlins. At left of yard 2 chamfered oak posts support roof of open
cartshed. The stable of 3 stalls has hayloft over; boarded door and
loading door. Ad hoc timber windows to shippon and stable, with
hoppers, in keeping.

Listing NGR: SJ6573783844

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

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