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Shelter Shed and Cartshed Approximately 30metres South West of Radford Farmhouse, Enstone

Description: Shelter Shed and Cartshed Approximately 30metres South West of Radford Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253253

OS Grid Reference: SP4085423887
OS Grid Coordinates: 440854, 223887
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9120, -1.4075

Location: Enstone, Oxfordshire OX7 4EB

Locality: Enstone
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4EB

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Listing Text

9/72 Shelter shed and cartshed
approx. 30m SW of Radford


Shelter shed and cartshed. Possibly C17 and early C19. Coursed limestone rubble
with some ashlar dressings; Stonesfield-slate and corrugated-iron roofs with an
ashlar stack. L-shaped group. Earlier taller cartshed range is 5 bays long, and
is open for 3 bays of the front and at one end. Later range, linked to the front
by a stone wall, has a lower stone-slated roof with ashlar gable parapets, and
has 4 open-fronted bays and a further enclosed section with a gable stack and
double doors in the end wall. Interiors: earlier range has trusses with collar,
tiebeam, and the principals crossed at the apex to carry a ridge piece; it
probably originally served as a shelter shed. Shelter shed retains the wooden
manger. Range forms a close group with farmhouse (q.v.) and barns (q.v.).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP4085423887

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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