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Blue Boys Farmhouse and Barn, Minchinhampton

Description: Blue Boys Farmhouse and Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 133023

OS Grid Reference: SO8750601110
OS Grid Coordinates: 387506, 201110
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7086, -2.1822

Location: Butt Street, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire GL6 9EQ

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 9EQ

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Listing Text

(south side)

16/233 Blue Boys Farmhouse and barn


House with attached barn. Mid C17; early C19 barn and other
alterations. Random rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys; stone
slate roof. Two-storey; barn attached at east end. North front:
mixed fenestration, roughly central 2-storey canted bay window
addition with mullioned casements and hipped roof. Various 2-light
mullioned casements with hoodmoulds, 2 to left below 2 upper floor
sash windows, one now blocked, other with 12-pane sash. Moulded
round arched doorway to right with keystone, imposts and early
plank door. Two cut-down ridge-mounted chimneys. Barn projects
forward to left with west-facing plank barn doors and timber
lintel. Unglazed loft-level cross window to end gable. Single-
storey outbuilding attached to south west corner. Interior not
inspected. Recorded as Blue Boy's Inn from 1718. Became farmhouse
in C19.
(N.M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 184-
207; and D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8750601110

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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