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Barn and Cowhouse, Pound Farm Approximately 20 Metres North of House, Dymock

Description: Barn and Cowhouse, Pound Farm Approximately 20 Metres North of House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 125920

OS Grid Reference: SO6967732566
OS Grid Coordinates: 369677, 232566
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9907, -2.4430

Location: Dymock, Gloucestershire GL18 2AP

Locality: Dymock
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 2AP

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE
4/102 Barn and cowhouse, Pound Farm
approximately 20m north of house


Barn, cowhouse, granary. Mid C18, early C19 extension. Stone
plinth, lower half walls Flemish-bond brickwork, upper half
weatherboarded timber-framing: tiled roof. Extension roughly
squared stone ground floor, English garden-wall bond brickwork
above, slate roof. Five-bay barn, 3-bay lofted cowhouse, single-
bay lofted extension, forming 'I' plan. Facade to yard: barn on
right. Central double boarded doors to threshing floor, rising to
eaves, each in 2 halves. To left and right 4 slit air vents in
brick base, weatherboarding above, a little missing. Internally
Low wall on either side threshing floor with long braces rising to
tie beam, angled towards centre. Collar, tie beam and angle strut
trusses in centre: each side a king-post truss with short braces
to main posts. Two pairs butt purlins, plank ridge. Wall framing
studs with no intermediate rail. On left contemporary cowhouse, 3
boarded doors, 2 left close together, each lacking upper half of
'stable' door. Boarded door to loft to right of central door.
Internally cross wall between left 2 doors: loft not inspected.
Lean-to brick extension to front not of special interest. On left
extension, boarded door on left, cambered rubbed brick arch:
dentil eaves at same level as barn/cowhouse: flatter pitch roof.
Left return steps up to boarded door in centre of gable, plain iron
handrail on 2 supports: cambered brick arch. Exposed timber in
gable above: small diamond-shaped air vent. Forms group with
house (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO6967732566

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Source: English Heritage

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