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Tithe Barn, Bourton House, Bourton-on-the-Hill

Description: Tithe Barn, Bourton House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 11 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128688

OS Grid Reference: SP1779832431
OS Grid Coordinates: 417798, 232431
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9901, -1.7422

Location: A44, Bourton-on-the-Hill, Gloucestershire GL56 9AE

Locality: Bourton-on-the-Hill
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9AE

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Tithe barn, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

Listing Text

SP 1732
(south side)
10/50 Tithe Barn, Bourton House

Tithe barn. Dated and initialled '1570 R. P.' on stone over main
entrance. Built for Richard Palmer. Ashlar limestone, limestone
slate roof, limestone gable end coping. Plan: rectangular main
body with two central projecting entrance porches in opposition.
Later outshut left of rear porch. Buttressed facade with
projecting plinth. Projecting gabled porch with small C20 plank
double door with cover strips, within larger wooden infill panel
within flat-chamfered 4-centred arch with dated panel with stopped
hood over. Quatrefoil above. Square headed doorway with wood
lintel and C20 glazing in right wall of entrance porch. Slightly
stepped gable end coping with roll-cross saddles.
Interior: 7 bays with original roof timbers comprising tie beam
with struts, collar and clasped purlins. Stone flagged floor
sloping upwards towards right. Small niche with flat-chamfered
ogee niche in wall of main body opposite front entrance porch.
Flat-chamfered square niche in left wall of front entrance

Listing NGR: SP1779832431

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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