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Barn and Granary and Cartshed to East of Heath House

A Grade II Listed Building in Heath, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4662 / 52°27'58"N

Longitude: -2.6541 / 2°39'14"W

OS Eastings: 355657

OS Northings: 285562

OS Grid: SO556855

Mapcode National: GBR BN.KP9M

Mapcode Global: VH83R.Y87R

Entry Name: Barn and Granary and Cartshed to East of Heath House

Listing Date: 29 February 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383725

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484157

Location: Abdon and Heath, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Heath

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Stoke St Milborough with the Heath

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


HEATH

SO58NE Barn, Granary and Cartshed to east
482-1/1/140 of Heath House

GV II

Barn and cowshed, house now granary, and cartshed. Dated 1684.
C18 additions and alterations. Stone rubble. Plain clay tiles.
L-shaped plan. 2 storeys and single storey and loft.

BARN: 3-bay range with hayloft. North-west side facing
farmyard has 4 partly chamfered oak door frames, 2 with plain
boarded doors, 2 blocked. Gable end with pitching hole and
vent slots. Rear side with 3 small ground-floor window
openings and doorway.
INTERIOR: double trenched-purlin roof with 3 trusses. 2 twin
raking-strut trusses with cambered tie beams, one reusing
cruck blades. Truss to interior abutment to granary adapted
from former external truss: cambered tie beam, 4 vertical
struts, collar and twin raking struts. Posts only survive of
former square framing below tie-beam level.

GRANARY: 2-storey C17 bay now with roof shared with adjacent
barn, with 2-bay C18 cross wing extension. Gable of C17 bay
with oak transom window opening with double top lights and 2
flanking blocked windows. Blocked and part-blocked openings at
ground level. Inscribed tablet set in gable end. Return side
has 2-light transom window. Cross wing: rubble stone granary
steps with ashlar treads up to plain boarded door with
chamfered frame. Mullion and transom first-floor window (with
pivoting mullion). Simple opposing ground-floor oak door
frames. Tablet on granary gable: I . S/ T S S/ 1684.
INTERIOR: C17 bay has double purlin roof. C18 bays have single
trenched purlin roof with twin raking-strut trusses, bridging
beam and chamfered door frames.

CART SHED: open-gable C18 extension bay to granary of stone
rubble flank walls and king-post truss. Bay partly extended
under granary first floor. Tablet on granary gable: I . S/ T S
S/ 1684.


Listing NGR: SO5565185578

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