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Barn, Grange Farm, Leigh

Description: Barn, Grange Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 126621

OS Grid Reference: SO8895127353
OS Grid Coordinates: 388951, 227353
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9446, -2.1621

Location: A38, Leigh, Gloucestershire GL19 4BJ

Locality: Leigh
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 4BJ

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/80 Barn, Grange Farm
Barn, and former cartshed and granary. Mid to late C18, altered
C20. English bond brickwork, stone plinth, tiled roof. Five-bay
barn, centre porches with 2-bay cartshed with granary over at one
end; lean-tos along whole of south side to depth of porch. Gable
to road: boarded door and metal window to right, metal window to
left, all with concrete lintels. Between, brick steps to
granary, stone treads and quarter landing, simple handrail:
boarded door to granary, window to left, cambered brick heads to
both: parapet gable. Right return low wall to lean-to, various
windows: double, boarded doors to porch, gable over. Single-
storey wing off right end not of special interest.
Interior: barn with diamond air-vents in sides and ends, including
to originally internal walls. Unusual queen-strut truss, with
collar set between struts; 2 pairs square, butt purlins, set
vertically, plank ridge, long windbraces rising from wallplate,
cutting rafters. Doorway each side of south porch into lean-tos.
Cartshed extended into lean-to: originally central timber post to
main, north opening, timber lintel over. Tie-beam truss to
granary, angle struts and collar. Lean-tos on left return not of
special interest.

Listing NGR: SO8895127353

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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