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Barn and Stables About 10 Yards North of Court Farmhouse, Himbleton

Description: Barn and Stables About 10 Yards North of Court Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147836

OS Grid Reference: SO9459458773
OS Grid Coordinates: 394594, 258773
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2271, -2.0806

Location: Church Lane, Himbleton, Worcestershire WR9 7LF

Locality: Himbleton
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 7LF

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Listing Text

SO 95 NW
Barn and stables
about 10 yards north
of Court Farmhouse

Barn and stables. Late C16 with late C19 alterations and additions. Timber-
framed on lias limestone rubble base; some brick infill, replacement walling
and additions, incorporating some handmade brick; part weatherboarded with
plain tiled roofs. Originally an L-plan of three framed bays aligned east/
west with a two-bay cross-wing at the east gable end; this wing was extended
by three bays, the adjoining bay of which is a wagon bay with opposed cart
entries and double doors. Mainly two levels. Framing: little visible
externally. East elevation: 2-light casement, a stable door and blocked
ventilation slits on later part at other side of wagon bay. South elevation
has a stable door to each bay and an attic light in cross-wing to right.
Interior: original part has four panels from sill to wall-plate and short
straight upper corner braces; roof has arch-braced collar and tie-beam trusses
with two collars and mainly four struts to lower collar and two to upper
collar; two tiers of purlins and swept wind-braces; part of the upper level
is plastered and was probably a granary. The brick addition has collar and
tie-beam intermediate trusses with two struts to the collar. A small lean-
to extension adjoins the south elevation.

Listing NGR: SO9459758773

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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