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High Barn, Chipping Campden

Description: High Barn

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 126073

OS Grid Reference: SP1604437783
OS Grid Coordinates: 416044, 237783
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0382, -1.7675

Location: 4 Far End, Broad Campden GL55 6UZ

Locality: Chipping Campden
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL55 6UZ

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Listing Text


High Barn

SP 13 NE 8/26 25.8.60


C15 barn and early C17 cottage, altered and modernised for Sir William Orpen RA
in C20 and consequently something of a jumble of reset and remodelled parts.
Two storeys, coursed and squared rubble with Cotswold stone roof. Projecting gable
to left of centre with tall chimney (plus re-used C14 2-light trefoil headed window
and a maltese-cross-shaped light). Adjacent is a 2 light mullioned window with
cornice. Cotswold dormer to right with drip over. Two light attic window and
Tudor arched doorway (plus small arched light to left of it). Two storey
one window extension to right and further 1½ storey extension. Larger section
(former barn) to left with a 3 light window and a 2 light mullioned window in
gable. Two off-ridge ashlar chimneys with moulded capping and 3 similar on-ridge.
Interior: barn section partly open to roof (Queen post) and contains gallery on
4 Jacobean Doric (wooden) posts from Blockley church. Large inglenook in projecting

Listing NGR: SP1604437783

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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