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Stables and Cart Shed Approximately 50 Metres West of Lyneham Farmhouse, Lyneham

Description: Stables and Cart Shed Approximately 50 Metres West of Lyneham Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 254065

OS Grid Reference: SP2790920457
OS Grid Coordinates: 427909, 220457
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8820, -1.5959

Location: High Street, Lyneham, Oxfordshire OX7 6QL

Locality: Lyneham
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6QL

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Listing Text

SP22SE (North side)
7/167 Stables and cart shed approx.
50m W of Lyneham Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as
1.12.86 Farmbuilding 50m to W of
Lyneham Farmhouse)


Stables and cart shed. Circa 1843 with later alterations to cart shed. Roughly
coursed limestone rubble; stone slate roof with overhanging verges and
projecting purlin-ends to stables, plain tiles to cartshed. Stables. 2 storeys.
Symmetrical 3-window front. Central doorway with dressed jambs and 3-centred
arch. Boarded door with external wrought-iron strap hinges and 3 vertical vents
in upper part. To either side a slatted window with segmental-arched ashlar
head. On the upper floor a smaller window in the left and centre bays with a
horizontal boarded loft door in right bay, all with wood lintels. Decorative
wrought-iron weathervane to left gable end. Cartshed attached to right gable
end. Open front in 6 bays facing yard, 3 bays to left partly enclosed with C20
blockwork. Interior of stables. Loft floor removed except for chamfered cross
beans, mortised for joists. Collar truss roof in 5 bays. The buildings form the
detached west range of a good mid-C19 farmyard group (q.v. under Lyneham

Listing NGR: SP2790920457

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Source: English Heritage

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