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Barracks Farmhouse, Moreton Valence

Description: Barracks Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 132491

OS Grid Reference: SO7793909951
OS Grid Coordinates: 377939, 209951
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7878, -2.3212

Location: 4 Church Lane, Moreton Valence, Gloucestershire GL2 7NB

Locality: Moreton Valence
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 7NB

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Listing Text

SO 70 NE
6/232 Barracks Farmhouse
Former farmhouse and adjoining stable, now detached private house.
Probably late C18/early C19, restored 1980s. Brick, slate roof
with parapet wall to front, coped with verges swept up to external
brick end stacks, very large to left with oversailing brick
courses, and smaller to right, absorbed within stable formerly
probably separate, with tile roof. Single main range of 2 storeys
with attic at gable ends, and 2-storey former stable to right.
Three windows, 16-pane sashes with stone keystone and voussoirs,
some restored. Ground floor has 2 similar flanking restored or
reused 6-panel door, top 2 panels glazed, centre 2 fielded, lower 2
flush, with segmental-headed projecting wooden porch of later C19
with trellis-work sides. Stable has 2 windows, C20 two-light
casements under cambered heads, 2 similar to ground floor with left
hand window adjacent to plank door and both under long timber
lintel. The building has been altered in the past but
sympathetically restored to something close to its probable
original design. Said to be on site of barracks for soldiers at
moated castle adjacent (now disappeared) and the point from which
all local waterflow and drainage was controlled in C19.

Listing NGR: SO7793909951

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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