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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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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

Plus Code: 9C4VM2HX+95

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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Listing Text

(North-west side)
Barn and attached cow house
20.8.80 approximately 35 metres to
north of Lower House Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Barn
approximately 30 metres north
north east of Lower House


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. 3 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 2-leaf boarded
doors. Cow house to right of coursed yellow sandstone rubble with brick
dressings and slate roof. 2 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 2-leaf boarded doors;
former dovecote in right-hand gable end with blocked entrances 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: SJ3573409396

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

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