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Barn, Cowhouse and Outbuilding Attached to North End of Grenemore, Chastleton

Description: Barn, Cowhouse and Outbuilding Attached to North End of Grenemore

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253923

OS Grid Reference: SP2470029304
OS Grid Coordinates: 424700, 229304
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9617, -1.6419

Location: 1 The Lane, Chastleton, Oxfordshire GL56 0SX

Locality: Chastleton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 0SX

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Listing Text

11/34 Barn, cowhouse and outbuilding
attached to N end of Grenemore


Barn, cowhouse and attached outbuilding. Barn dated 1761 with minor later
alterations. Regularly coursed limestone rubble with alternating angle quoins
continued to gable ends; concrete tile roofs (except for stone slates to half of
rear plane of cowhouse roof) with coped verges. Barn has wide central entrance
with opposing plank doors. Triangular air vents to either side on road side.
Date "1761" inscribed on quoin to south-east angle. Cowhouse. Farmyard side has
chamfered cambered doorway to left and narrow chamfered rectangular window to
right; gabled eaves hatch with plank door directly above window. Wide plank door
to left of attached outbuilding. Interior. Barn has collar and tie beam roof in
4 bays with double butt-purlins; similar roof in 2 bays to cowhouse, which has
cobblestone floor and C19 cowstalls and trough. Outbuilding has collar and tie
beam truss supported on one side by what appears to be part of a reused
chamfered cruck blade. Although attached to Grenemore (q.v.) the farmbuildings
actually form part of Home Farm (q.v. under Home Farmhouse).

Listing NGR: SP2470029304

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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