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Barn and Stables at Birch Farm, Ampney Crucis

Description: Barn and Stables at Birch Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129632

OS Grid Reference: SP0757201954
OS Grid Coordinates: 407572, 201954
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7163, -1.8918

Location: A417, Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire GL7 5SG

Locality: Ampney Crucis
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5SG

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Listing Text


5/10 Barn and stables at Birch Farm
(formerly listed as "Barn with Birt's
Farmhouse" on Road to Dudley Farm)


Barn with stable bay to right and projecting stable block in front.
Barn probably of early C18, stable block of C19. Rubble stone with
quoins, stone slate roof. Barn of 4 bays, collar and tie beam
trusses, with former projecting gabled cart entry to west blocked
in with lean-to outside. Large lean-to to left of gabled entry
with 2-light stone mullion with square hoodmould on north wall.
Opposed flush entry on east side with double timber doors and
timber lintel. Stable bay to right with stable door and 7 stone
steps up to recessed plank loft door with cat hole. Large slit
vent in gable of right hand end and 2-light stone mullion with
square hoodmould on ground floor. Stable block projects forward on
east side to left of barn entrance with 3 loose boxes with stable
doors and office at east end, with roof continued as sheltered
walkway in front supported on 4 stone pillars. Gable to east is
coped with kneelers and has 2-light stone mullion with square

Listing NGR: SP0757201954

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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