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Barn at Manor Farm at Sp 5218 3155, Souldern

Description: Barn at Manor Farm at Sp 5218 3155

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243681

OS Grid Reference: SP5206031622
OS Grid Coordinates: 452060, 231622
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9806, -1.2434

Locality: Souldern
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX27 7LA

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Listing Text

SP5231 (North side)
14/87 Barn at Manor Farm at
SP 5218 3155

- II*

Barn. c.1400 with south wall possibly rebuilt. C19 repairs. Coursed limestone
rubble and squared coursed ironstone. Steeply pitched, corrugated-iron roof,
once thatched. 6 bays. Porch has wide plank doors and weather boarded gable.
Threshing floor third bay from right. Small square ventilation holes in right
end. Interior. 6 cruck trusses embedded in the wall approximately 5 feet above
ground level. Trusses have collar and tie beams, arched braces and saddles.
Ridge purlin, side purlins and windbraces. Midstrey with C20 repair but mostly
original. Similar in detail to the barn at Church Enstone dated 1382 and the
barn at Swalcliffe dated 1409.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol VI, p302)

Listing NGR: SP5206031622

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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