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Barn and Stable at Layne's Farm, Rudford and Highleadon

Description: Barn and Stable at Layne's Farm

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
Date Delisted: 05 March 2003
English Heritage Building ID: 125600

OS Grid Reference: SO7645923653
OS Grid Coordinates: 376459, 223653
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9109, -2.3436

Location: B4215, Rudford, Gloucestershire GL18 1HG

Locality: Rudford and Highleadon
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 1HG

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Listing Text

The following building was de-listed on 5th March 2003


516/8/68 B4215


8/68 Barn and stable at Layne's Farm


Barn and stable; probably C18; timber frame, brick nogging, random-
rubble plinth; barn roof corrugated iron, stable tiled. Three-bay
barn, 2-bay lofted stable against barn gable. Elevation to road,
barn central, double boarded doors, rising to eaves; either side
exposed timber framing, 3 panels high, tall, diagonal braces rise
from sill to either side central stud in bay. Nogging horizontal,
except top, central panels where set parallel to braces. Diamond-
shaped air vents in nogging. Stable on right, slightly lower,
framing similar, but timbers less heavy: only 2 small triangles of
diagonal nogging; no air vents. Right return, framing 4 panels
high, ends of floor beams exposed, sitting on beam across gable.
Above 2 boarded doors to loft, with stud between. Rear doors to
barn only part height to eaves, slightly narrower than those facing
Internally, low sill-walls with beams either side threshing floor,
diagonal braces rise to main wall posts. Openings cut each end of
one sill wall. Tie-beam truss, angle struts, 1 pair purlins,
square ridge. Stable truss has cut tie-beam, posts rising from
floor beams. Horses originally tied facing barn gable. Unusual
pattern for timber framing; clearly visible from road.

Listing NGR: SO7645923653

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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