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Barn Adjoining Empshill Farmhouse, Farmington

Description: Barn Adjoining Empshill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130475

OS Grid Reference: SP1413014696
OS Grid Coordinates: 414130, 214696
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8307, -1.7963

Location: Farmington, Gloucestershire GL54 3ND

Locality: Farmington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 3ND

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Listing Text

SP 11 SW
3/39 Barn adjoining Empshill Farmhouse

Barn and adjoining outbuildings. Mid-late C18 with later
extensions. Limestone rubble with dressed stone quoins, stone
slate roof. Rectangular plan with projecting porch on east.
Formerly open-fronted store with loft over to right. Open-fronted
store runs away rear right. Double-doored entrance to barn off-
centre left with gabled porch in wall opposite. Two ventilation
slits with dressed stone surrounds right. Barn interior; 4 bays
with original collar and tie beam trusses with staggered purlins.
Ramped walk-way up to plank door to loft over former open-fronted
store to right. Ground floor formerly comprised two open bays
with timber lintels (now blocked), doorway and casement inserted in
blocking. Plank door with slatted upper half left. Single-
storey open-fronted store with open-fronted bays, divided by square
ashlar columns runs away rear right. Pointed finial at right
gable end of formerly open-fronted store adjoining barn.
Buildings comprise an important part in a farm group (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP1413014696

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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