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Main Range of Farm Buildings and Barn at Wishanger Farm, Miserden

Description: Main Range of Farm Buildings and Barn at Wishanger Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 132739

OS Grid Reference: SO9209209550
OS Grid Coordinates: 392092, 209550
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7846, -2.1160

Location: Miserden, Gloucestershire GL6 7HX

Locality: Miserden
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 7HX

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Listing Text


5/180 Main range of farm buildings
and barn at Wishanger Farm


Main range of farm buildings with drive-through porch, cartsheds
and barn. Barn dated 1852, main range dated 1858, both for Julius
Partridge. Coursed rubble limestone; Welsh slate roofs. Main
west-facing farm building range with return section at north end
forming drive-through porch. Two-bay cartshed to north links with
barn to west with north and south porches and south outshut. West
front of main range: 3 gables with large 3-centred arched ground
floor doorway, 2 with sliding doors, central now blocked with
casement; Tudor arched loft doorway with hoodmoulds; Tudor-arched
casement in each gable, 2-light to slightly larger central gable.
Two further Tudor arched doorways, each with loft casement above.
Drive through porch to left has large openings with timber-lintels.
South end: moulded parapet gable to end of main range with large
blocked 2-light window with trefoil heads. Datestone in gable
apex. Barn: parapet gabled porches with 4-centred doorways. Two-
light Tudor arched casement above each wth hoodmould. Datestone
inscribed: 'J P MDCCCLII'. Outshut with catslide roof to right
of south porch with parapet south-facing gable having 2-light Tudor
arched casement. Parapet gable barn ends, west with Tudor arched
loft doorway. Interiors not inspected. C20 cartshed running south
from barn is not of special interest. Forms part of important
planned farm building group with contemporary granary and cartshed
(q.v.) to west of main range.
(W.J. Sheils, 'Miserden in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 47-56)

Listing NGR: SO9209209550

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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