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Barn and Shoppon at New Inn Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Corwen, Denbighshire

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Latitude: 52.9746 / 52°58'28"N

Longitude: -3.2678 / 3°16'4"W

OS Eastings: 314960

OS Northings: 342671

OS Grid: SJ149426

Mapcode National: GBR 6T.JQP4

Mapcode Global: WH782.SH2F

Plus Code: 9C4RXPFJ+VV

Entry Name: Barn and Shoppon at New Inn Farm

Listing Date: 1 February 1995

Last Amended: 1 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15552

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: A T-shaped range of buildings forming one side of the farmyard, immediately adjoining the main A5 road through the village.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Corwen

Community: Corwen

Locality: Glyndyfrdwy

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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Main barn with shippon at right angles and below it, the shippon extended by a stable added to the W. Roughly worked rubble, limewashed, with corrugated iron roofs. Dated on a timber post in the main barn, 1723. The main barn has narrow opposed entrances in the angle with the shippon, and the remains of a timber framed partition dividing this bay from the storeage in the upper part of the barn. Steeply curved principals to roof trusses, and a similar truss in the shippon, which was probably built at the same time. The third bay (alongside the street) has doorway in gable, and inside has plastered walls, and a blocked corner fireplace. Shippon has a series of doors and windows in the long range facing the house, with narrow vents in upper storey; the stable extension alongside it ( a single bay) has doorway and external staircase leading to loft door.

Reasons for Listing

Good, exceptionally well-preserved examples of the typical local vernacular style for C18 farmbuildings, which form a group with the farmhouse.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II New Inn Farmhouse
    Set back behind the farmyard on the main A5 through the village, immediately E of the road leading down to the station and the bridge over the River Dee.
  • II Berwyn Arms Hotel
    On the S side of the A5 on the western edge of Glyndyfrdwy.
  • II The Cottage, Garthydwr
    In the meander of the River Dee, down a lane running N from the A5, 1km approx. from the centre of the village.
  • II Tyn-y-Graig
    Situated high up a side valley of the Dee in the Berwyn range, and at the top of a lane which leaves the A5 1km approx. E of the village.
  • II Efenechtyd Farmhouse

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