Barn Approximately 50M East Of Owlpen Manor

Date:
6 Aug 2002
Location:
Barn Approximately 50M East Of Owlpen Manor, Owlpen, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL11 5BZ
Reference:
IOE01/07455/16
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST 89 NW OWLPEN OWLPEN VILLAGE

6/358 Barn aproximately 50m east of Owlpen Manor 23.6.52 GV II

Barn, partly converted to estate office. Late C15. Random rubble limestone stone slate roof. Five-bay barn with south porch. Off- centre porch has blocked doorway with casement inserted; slit opening with perch in gable apex. West side of porch altered by insertion of glazed entrance; hipped roof dormer. Garage doors inserted in west end with hipped hood over; timber cross window above. Interior: arched braced collars with projecting key- pieces to raised cruck truss roof. Two rows of purlins and much original timberwork. Recess for cider mill in centre of floor.

Very large wooden cider press stands in one corner, this having wooden screw.

(N.W. Alcock, Cruck Construction: An Introduction and Catalogue, 1981)

Listing NGR: ST8006198384

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/2010 IOE Records taken by Marion Teal; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mrs Marion Teal. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Teal, Marion

Rights Holder: Teal, Marion

Keywords

Limestone, Rubble, Stone, Timber, Medieval Barn, Tudor Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Estate Office, Commercial, Commercial Office, Cider Mill, Food And Drink Processing Site, Industrial, Wine And Cidermaking Site, Food And Drink Industry Site, Cider Press