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The Old Rectory, Barn Approximately 15 Metres South East

A Grade II* Listed Building in Letcombe Bassett, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5623 / 51°33'44"N

Longitude: -1.4607 / 1°27'38"W

OS Eastings: 437482

OS Northings: 184967

OS Grid: SU374849

Mapcode National: GBR 6YB.X3T

Mapcode Global: VHC11.MZNP

Entry Name: The Old Rectory, Barn Approximately 15 Metres South East

Listing Date: 11 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250755

Location: Letcombe Bassett, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Letcombe Bassett

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

LETCOMBE BASSETT
SU38SE
10/126 The Old Rectory, barn approx
15 metres south-east
(Formerly listed as The Old
Rectory Barn)

GV II*


Barn. C14, C17. Weatherboard over timber frame on chalk, sarsen and brick base;
thatched roof. L-plan. Front facing The Old Rectory has half-hipped roof to
gable wall of C17 wing; wing to right has C18 plank doors with strap hinges in
centre of 5-bay range; half-hipped roof to right. Interior: three C14 cruck
trusses to right, with arch-braces to collar, have solid yokes to ridge,
windbraces, and splayed joints to purlins. Left part has three C17 trusses and
one C17 truss at juntion with one-bay wing to left: aisled with post arch-
braced to wall-plate and tie bean; one queen post and three collar-trusses with
side strust. C18 plank double doors with strap hinges to left side wing. (John
Fletcher "Crucks in the West Berkshire and Oxford Regions," Oxonensia, 33
(1968), p.80.)


Listing NGR: SU3748284967

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