Description: The Tithe Barn
Tithe Barn Cottage
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265532
OS Grid Reference: SS9185846741
OS Grid Coordinates: 291858, 146741
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2096, -3.5495
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SS9146 SELWORTHY CP SELWORTHY VILLAGE
26/114 The Tithe Barn and Tithe Barn
(formerly listed as 2 separate
Tithe barn enlarged to form 2 dwellings. Late medieval, extensively altered C19 and mid C20. Local stone random rubble,
some cob exposed south front, double Roman tiled roof, coped verges with kneelers west end, two stone stacks towards
cente. Plan: lying east-west, unaltered front facing road, south front extensively altered to form dwelling. North
front: 7 buttresses with offsets, central moulded arch blocked opening with hoodmould possibly a dole window,
decorative terminals and centre. Carving. West end: 2-light cinquefoil headed window in gable end, remains of ovolo
moulded window below, much altered. Entrance on buttressed south front, late C19 and mid C20 features. Interior:
without datable features. The blocked opening, possibly a dole window or for tithe offerings, is a rare feature.
(Photograph in NMR).
Listing NGR: SS9186246736
Source: English Heritage
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