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Barn Approximately 20 Metres South East of Kelmscott Manor, Kelmscott

Description: Barn Approximately 20 Metres South East of Kelmscott Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253809

OS Grid Reference: SU2513698874
OS Grid Coordinates: 425136, 198874
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6881, -1.6378

Location: Kelmscott, Oxfordshire GL7 3HJ

Locality: Kelmscott
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3HJ

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Listing Text

5/90 Barn approx. 20m SE of
Kelmscott Manor
(Formerly listed as part of
Kelmscott Manor with Barns to
SE and S of house and

Barn. Late C17 with minor later alterations. Uncoursed limestone rubble with
alternating angle quoins; stone slate roof with moulded coped verges. L-plan.
Farmyard side has wide double doors to left with narrow rectangular air vent to
left and 2 to right. Paired plank doors to right in angle with narrow projecting
gabled range, which has rectangular window with dripstone to left side on first
floor and narrow rectangular air vent to apex. Narrow rectangular round-headed
air vents to gable ends. Road side has opposing entrance to wide double doors on
right and infilled doorway with wood lintel and rectangular window with
dripstone to far left. Interior. Left of paired doorways has semi-winder stone
staircase leading to former left in right bay. This is separated from remainder
of barn by a full-height stone wall with air vent to apex. Main part of barn has
triple-purlin collar and tie beam roof in 4 bays with raking struts from tie
beams to principal rafters. Remains of C20 pigsties attached to right gable end
are not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SU2513698874

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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