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Britchcombe Farmhouse, Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres West, Uffington

Description: Britchcombe Farmhouse, Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 250779

OS Grid Reference: SU3077987148
OS Grid Coordinates: 430779, 187148
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5824, -1.5572

Location: B4507, Uffington, Oxfordshire SN7 7QJ

Locality: Uffington
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN7 7QJ

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Listing Text

6/143 Britchcombe Farmhouse,
dovecote approx 20 metres west

- II

Dovecote and granary. Late C18. Flemish bond brick with flared headers; stone
slate roof. Originally 2 storeys. Front faces farmhouse: segmental arch over
blocked central door, late C19 full dormer over. Timber lintel over plank door
in right gable wall; timber lintel over 2-light C20 window in left gable wall.
Banded eaves course, carried across gable ends. Timber glover to centre of
ridge; gabled roof. Interior: floor has collapsed, but interior originally had
granary raised above ground level, with dovecote in upper level; brick nesting
boxes; 3-bay queen-strut roof, the trusses being closely set together to
support the glover.

Listing NGR: SU3077987148

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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