Barn Approximately 25 Metres To North Of Manor Farmhoue
- 11 Jun 2002
- Barn Approximately 25 Metres To North Of Manor Farmhoue, Berrington, Shrewsbury And Atcham, Shropshire, SY5 6HB
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
BERRINGTON C.P. BERRINGTON SJ 5206-5306 11/46 Barn approximately 25 metres - to north of Manor Farmhouse GV II
Barn. Mid-C17 with mid-to late C19 addition. Timber framed with red brick nogging and addition; plain tile roof. 4-framed bays; opposed waggon entries in second bay from east and addition to west. Dentil brick eaves cornice to late C19 part. Framing: square panels, 3 large panels from sole-plate to wall-plate with probably later division into smaller rectangular panels; long straight tension braces. North front: boarded loft door to right and pair of large boarded doors to left; Right-hand gable end: segmental-headed boarded loft door, central ground floor 2-light segmental-headed window flanked by 2 segmental- headed boarded doors; lozenge shaped vents in gable above. Interior: roof with pairs of purlins; cross-frames with sole-plates on low walls, central posts up to tie-beams, long straight tension braces and short corner braces, trusses with cambered tie-beams and raking queen struts, and collar and tie-beam end trusses with queen struts. This is notable as a complete example of a C17 barn and it occupies a prominent position in the village near Manor Farmhouse (q.v.) and the Church of All Saints (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ5306706831
Copyright IoE Mr M. I. Joachim. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Joachim, M. I.
Rights Holder: Joachim, M. I.
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