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L Shaped Barn at Bank Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6453 / 52°38'43"N

Longitude: -2.9812 / 2°58'52"W

OS Eastings: 333709

OS Northings: 305738

OS Grid: SJ337057

Mapcode National: GBR B7.6DQ4

Mapcode Global: WH8BX.5RNW

Plus Code: 9C4VJ2W9+4G

Entry Name: L Shaped Barn at Bank Farm

Listing Date: 5 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257438

Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Worthen

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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2/106 L-shaped barn at
- Bank Farm

Barn. Late C17, partly rebuilt mid- to late C18, with later alterations.
Timber framed with red brick infill on high brick plinth to sides facing
farmyard, red brick to gable ends and rear; slate roof to west range
and plain tiles to north-east range with raised verges to gable end
of west range. L-plan. 2 levels. Framing: 2 square panels with long
straight tension braces from raised cill to wall-plate. Cross-shaped
air vents in each panel with lozenge-shaped air vents (now mainly infilled)
to plinth. North-east range has one eaves hatch to far left with doors
to left and far left; wide former threshing entrance with full-height
double doors in angle with west range which has 3 eaves hatches, 5
doors (one now blocked) and inserted cart bay to left. Interior: north-
east range has double-purlin roof in 5 bays with variety of Queen-
strut, Queen-post and King-post trusses; timber framed partition between
first and second bays from left. West range also has double-purlin
roof in 6 short bays with 3 Queen-post trusses to right; Queen-strut
truss to fourth bay from right and King-post truss with timber framed
partition below dividing 2 bays spanning north-east range. Continuous
loft to 4 right bays.

Listing NGR: SJ3370905738

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