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Acton Scott Working Farm Museum

Shropshire Barns

Barn at Hope Farm Edvin Loach

Newhall Farm Shropshire

Shropshire Historic Farmsteads Characterisation Project

I have only visited a few barns in Shropshire. The majority of barns in this county are box-framed. Like so many of these barns in the Midlands, a lot of them have been converted into dwellings.

Three of the box-frame barns I have visited are in private ownership and still in use. The one at Boscobel House is open with the house.

The barn at Acton Scott working farm museum is eighteenth century.  The whole farm is well worth visiting. Combined with a visit to Stokesay Castle it makes a very good family day out.

Stokesay Castle

Barn at Stokesay Castle

Barn at
Bosobel House

Boscobel House

Barn at the
Woodland Trust
Greenwood Centre

Barn at
The Bold

Barn at
Upper Farm
Middlehope