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Lambing Shelter Circa 35 Metres East of East Corner of Postlip Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Winchcombe, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9403 / 51°56'25"N

Longitude: -2.0026 / 2°0'9"W

OS Eastings: 399915

OS Northings: 226868

OS Grid: SO999268

Mapcode National: GBR 2LV.BJ1

Mapcode Global: VHB1K.7HND

Entry Name: Lambing Shelter Circa 35 Metres East of East Corner of Postlip Hall

Listing Date: 31 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134080

Location: Winchcombe, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Winchcombe

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Winchcombe St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


2/173 Lambing shelter c35
metres east of east
- corner of Postlip


Lambing or calf shelter. C19. Limestone rubble, stone slate roof. A small
circular structure about 4 metres in diameter and 2 metres to plate height
to conical roof. On the east side an opening with cut stone jambs and flat
lintol formerly with door frame and a small opening in the roof over this
doorway. Internally divided into 3 stalls with partitions c 1.2 metre high
and 2 doors of same height; small storage platform over with hay rack.
This is built into the hill slopes on the west side, and initially looks
like an ice-house, but probably served as a nursery for lambs or calves
needing special attention.

Listing NGR: SO9991526868

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