Barn And Open Fronted Cartshed, Circa 40 Metres South Of Manor Farmhouse / One Of Two Barns With Manor Farmhouse

9 Mar 2003
Barn And Open Fronted Cartshed, Circa 40 Metres South Of Manor Farmhouse, Barrington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire
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One Of Two Barns With Manor Farmhouse, Barrington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BARRINGTON - SP 11 SE 5/13 Barn and open-fronted cartshed, c40m south of Manor Farmhouse (formerly listed as one of two barns 23.1.52 with Manor Farmhouse) GV II Barn and open-fronted cartshed. Probably built at same time as Manor Farmhouse (q.v.). Late C17-early C18. Coursed squared and dressed limestone with large quoins. Stone slate roof. Barn at southern end of range. Rectangular plan to barn with projecting porch on the east side flanked by 2-bay lean-tos (formerly open- sided with bays divided by single stone monoliths at front).

Cartshed at north gable end. Barn; double plank doors to porch.

Pitching window above. Global insurance plaque on lintel of pitching window. Low segmental-headed double doorway with plank door in wall opposite porch. Tall ventilation slits in both side walls. Large circular ventilation hole at the south gable end within a square dressed stone surround with a ventilation slit above. Two courses of pigeon holes below the eaves on the west side.

Interior; 5 bays with C20 roof trusses with raking struts. Brick threshing floor. Five-bay open-fronted cartshed, single cylindral stone columns with imposts supporting a continuous timber lintel.

Barn sited in such a way than when viewed from the south together with the stableblock (q.v.) it 'frames' the facade of Manor Farmhouse.

Listing NGR: SP1946614508


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1656 IOE Records taken by Anthony Rau; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Anthony Rau. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Rau, Anthony

Rights Holder: Rau, Anthony


Limestone, Stone, Timber, Stuart Cart Shed, Georgian Transport, Road Transport Site, Threshing Barn, Agriculture And Subsistence, Barn, Farm Building, Agricultural Building