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Barn and Cowhouse Approximately 50 Metres South West of Manor Farmhouse, Kelmscott

Description: Barn and Cowhouse Approximately 50 Metres South West of Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253831

OS Grid Reference: SU2503099054
OS Grid Coordinates: 425030, 199054
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6897, -1.6393

Location: Kelmscott, Oxfordshire GL7 3HG

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

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Listing Text

10/79 Barn and cowhouse approx. 50m
SW of Manor Farmhouse
12.9.55 (Formerly listed as part of
Manor Farmhouse with Barn and
Cowsheds to SE, Dovecote, Barn
to N. Barn and Cowsheds to SM)

Barn. Mid-to late C18 with minor later alterations. Uncoursed limestone rubble;
stone slate roofs, formerly thatched to lower range (cowhouse). Barn has gabled
cart entrance with full-height plank double doors beneath wood lintel and 9
tiers of pigeon nesting holes and ledges to red brick gable. Opposing entrance
to rear. Lower gabled range projecting to right of cart entrance has plank door
with small window to left on ground floor and plank door above; casement to far
right of main range. Square air vents. Cowhouse, attached and slightly
projecting to right, has plank door to front and infilled openings to gable end.
Interior. Main range has double-purlin collar and tie beam roof in 4 bays and
lower range has double-purlin roof in 3 bays with principal rafters rising from
wall tops and slightly cambered tie beams below lower sets of purlins. Inserted
lofts to outer bays.

Listing NGR: SU2503099054

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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