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Barn and attached cow house approximately 35 metres to north of Lower House and Lower House Cottage (Former Lower House Farmhouse)

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6785 / 52°40'42"N

Longitude: -2.952 / 2°57'7"W

OS Eastings: 335731

OS Northings: 309402

OS Grid: SJ357094

Mapcode National: GBR B8.47X5

Mapcode Global: WH8BQ.MXHZ

Entry Name: Barn and attached cow house approximately 35 metres to north of Lower House and Lower House Cottage (Former Lower House Farmhouse)

Listing Date: 20 August 1980

Last Amended: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366905

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259019

Location: Westbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Westbury

Built-Up Area: Westbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Westbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Description

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/07/2019

SJ 3509
18/112

WESTBURY CP
BARNYARD CLOSE
No 2, The Granary and No 3, The Wheathouse
Barn and attached cow house approximately 35 metres to north of Lower House and Lower House Cottage (Former Lower House Farmhouse)

(Formerly listed as Barn and attached cow house approximately 35 metres to north of Former Lower House Farmhouse, SHREWSBURY ROAD, previously listed as Barn approximately 30 metres north north east of Lower House Farmhouse)

20.08.80

GV
II
Former barn and attached cow house. Probably mid-to late C18. Weatherboarded and corrugated-iron-clad timber frame on high C20 red brick plinth; corrugated-iron roof. Three framed bays.

Framing: widely-spaced studs with long straight tension braces. West front: central C20 casement and unglazed opening off-centre to right; pair of flanking two-leaf boarded doors. Cow house to right of coursed yellow sandstone rubble with brick dressings and slate roof. Two storeys; toothed brick eaves cornice; small loft window to right and boarded loft door of off centre-to left, ground floor window off-centre to left and pair of two-leaf boarded doors; former dovecote in right-hand gable end with blocked ntrances and ledges.

Interior of barn: tie-beam roof trusses with raking struts; single staggered purlins; cross frames with central posts and evidence of former angle and tension braces. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ3573109402

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