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The Old Rectory, Barn Approximately 15 Metres South East, Letcombe Bassett

Description: The Old Rectory, Barn Approximately 15 Metres South East

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 250755

OS Grid Reference: SU3748284967
OS Grid Coordinates: 437482, 184967
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5623, -1.4607

Location: Gramp's Hill, Letcombe Bassett, Oxfordshire OX12 9LP

Locality: Letcombe Bassett
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 9LP

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Listing Text

10/126 The Old Rectory, barn approx
15 metres south-east
(Formerly listed as The Old
Rectory Barn)


Barn. C14, C17. Weatherboard over timber frame on chalk, sarsen and brick base;
thatched roof. L-plan. Front facing The Old Rectory has half-hipped roof to
gable wall of C17 wing; wing to right has C18 plank doors with strap hinges in
centre of 5-bay range; half-hipped roof to right. Interior: three C14 cruck
trusses to right, with arch-braces to collar, have solid yokes to ridge,
windbraces, and splayed joints to purlins. Left part has three C17 trusses and
one C17 truss at juntion with one-bay wing to left: aisled with post arch-
braced to wall-plate and tie bean; one queen post and three collar-trusses with
side strust. C18 plank double doors with strap hinges to left side wing. (John
Fletcher "Crucks in the West Berkshire and Oxford Regions," Oxonensia, 33
(1968), p.80.)

Listing NGR: SU3748284967

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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