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Barn About 40 Metres North of Breforton Grange

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bretforton, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0963 / 52°5'46"N

Longitude: -1.8752 / 1°52'30"W

OS Eastings: 408648

OS Northings: 244227

OS Grid: SP086442

Mapcode National: GBR 3LF.DRW

Mapcode Global: VHB0V.GK1T

Entry Name: Barn About 40 Metres North of Breforton Grange

Listing Date: 30 July 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148624

Location: Bretforton, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR11

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Bretforton

Built-Up Area: Bretforton

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Bretforton

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SP 0844 - SP 0944
Barn about IO metres
13/22 north of Bretforton
30.7.59 Grange


Barn. C15 with some early C19 alterations. Timber-frame, weatherboarded,
on coursed lias plinth with Cotswold stone roof. Nine framed bays aligned
east/west, originally 11 bays, two to west replaced by C19 cartshed, two
C15 porches on north side. North front has two gabled porches, the gables
weatherboarded with full-height doors below. Framing is close-studded with
a rail, and passing tension braces. Roof has two struts to collar, clasped
purlin and arch-braced tie-beams. This is one of the finest surviving barns
built for Evesham Abbey. At the time of survey one of the roof trusses had
collapsed. (February 1986). (Bond, C J: "The Estates of Evesham Abbey: a
preliminary survey of their medieval topography", Vale of Evesham Historical
Society Research Papers, Vol 4, 1973, p 14, fig 3; VCH, 2, p 360; BoE, p 100)

Listing NGR: SP0864844227

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