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Barn 22 Metres to Rear of Higher House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Alderley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2795 / 53°16'46"N

Longitude: -2.2164 / 2°12'58"W

OS Eastings: 385669

OS Northings: 375856

OS Grid: SJ856758

Mapcode National: GBR DZYJ.Y3

Mapcode Global: WHBBF.XTRR

Entry Name: Barn 22 Metres to Rear of Higher House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58333

Location: Over Alderley, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Over Alderley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Birtles St Catherine

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(North Side)

5/167 Barn 22m to rear of
Higher House Farmhouse


Barn: later C16 with additions of c.1700 and some C20 alterations.
Partly timber framed with brick nogging, partly English garden wall
bond brick on stone plinth. Kerridge stone-slate roof and stone
ridge. L-shaped plan. North range is a 4-bay barn with walls of
regular small timber frames and angle bracing of wall plate. Gables
have circular brick pitchholes and there is a large cart entrance in
the south face.
Interior: Roof trusses have angle braced tiebeam with 2 queen posts
and a collar. Lower purlins are windbraced.

East range is brick with stone quoins. External staircase against
south end with 6-hole pigeon cote in gable. To rear are 3 windows
with brick hood moulds (1 with a mullion surviving). To front
openings altered.
Interior: Roof trusses of tiebeam with 2 pairs of diagonal struts.

Listing NGR: SJ8566975856

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

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