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Barn Approximately 50m East of Owlpen Manor, Owlpen

Description: Barn Approximately 50m East of Owlpen Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 133150

OS Grid Reference: ST8006198384
OS Grid Coordinates: 380061, 198384
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6839, -2.2898

Location: Owlpen, Gloucestershire GL11 5BZ

Locality: Owlpen
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL11 5BZ

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Listing Text


6/358 Barn aproximately 50m east of
Owlpen Manor


Barn, partly converted to estate office. Late C15. Random rubble
limestone stone slate roof. Five-bay barn with south porch. Off-
centre porch has blocked doorway with casement inserted; slit
opening with perch in gable apex. West side of porch altered by
insertion of glazed entrance; hipped roof dormer. Garage doors
inserted in west end with hipped hood over; timber cross window
above. Interior: arched braced collars with projecting key-
pieces to raised cruck truss roof. Two rows of purlins and much
original timberwork. Recess for cider mill in centre of floor.
Very large wooden cider press stands in one corner, this having
wooden screw.
(N.W. Alcock, Cruck Construction: An Introduction and Catalogue,

Listing NGR: ST8006198384

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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