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Barn at Bayton's Farm, Upleadon

Description: Barn at Bayton's Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125801

OS Grid Reference: SO7637626173
OS Grid Coordinates: 376376, 226173
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9336, -2.3450

Location: Upleadon, Gloucestershire GL18 1EQ

Locality: Upleadon
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 1EQ

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Listing Text


4/265 Barn at Bayton's Farm


Barn; early C16, altered late C19 and C20. Timber-framed on
stone plinth; corrugated iron roof. Six-bay barn, partly lofted.
Side facing house: approach to house runs across former threshing
floor, to left of centre: double doorway to eaves, but doors
missing. Two bays to left, framing complete, faced corrugated
iron below, weatherboarding above: shuttered opening in upper part
by carriageway. To right first bay faced corrugated iron:
shallow glazed opening on right below eaves. Two bays to right
exposed timber framing, 3 panels high, lower 2 brick-nogged, top
flat woven wattle with remains of white render. Built-up door to
right of middle bay; head to main post on right thickened towards
left. Gables post and truss framing: door low down on left of
right gable.
Interior: 4 cruck trusses, 2 each side of carriageway: inserted
sills to centre 2. One pair flat purlins carried on secondary
principal rafters, square ridge; windbraces below rafters, may be
added. Curved brace set inside wall framing on house side in bay
on right. Three wide doorways cut in long wall away from house,
probably early C20, one removing similar brace. Loft inserted in
barn, but original in end bay on right: bay separated from barn by
timber-framed wall to wallplate level, above 2 struts propping
purlins only, no truss. Built as 5-bay threshing barn; end bay
was cowhouse or stable, may be part of original build.

Listing NGR: SO7637626173

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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