This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1111725



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hampshire

District: East Hampshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Froxfield

National Park: SOUTH DOWNS

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1993

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 354817

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


The following building shall be added:- FROXFIELD SU 72 NW COCKSHOTT LANE 9/10003 Barnsley Cottage & attached Workshops GV II

Cottage & attached workshops. 1908-9 by Geoffrey Lupton as his home and workplace. White painted brick; upper cruck construction. Tiled roofs with tall brick chimney stacks; half-hipped to cottage and workshop rear, pitched with deadlights to workshop front range. Cottage - 2 storeys. T-shaped plan. Vernacular style. Irregular fenestration; mostly segmental-arched 3-light casements with glazing bars. Entrance on left-hand return with part-glazed door. Brick mordillion eaves cornice continues around the cottage. On the rear elevation a full height chimney breast and tall stack with a gabled dormer to left. Interior has wide (15" & more) hand-cut polished oak floor boards and plank doors, all with nails, latches and strap hinges handmade in Gimson's and Lupton's workshops. Sitting room with bressummer to large open fireplace and built-in wooden seat. Beneath a trapdoor in front of the fire, a concrete bath. Kitchen with quarry tiled floor having a hand-crafted oak trapdoor to water tank beneath. Door opens onto polished oak spiral stair. The cottage is a good example of Lupton's Arts & Crafts philosophy and fine craftsmanship. Lupton was a furniture maker, joiner and builder who had trained under Ernest Gimson and built Bedales hall and library to Gimson's designs. In 1923 Edward Barnsley, furniture maker & architect, took the tenancy of the workshop and moved into the cottage in 1926. Barnsley lived and worked here as a designer craftsman until his death in 1987. The Barnsley archive is housed here and the furniture he made for his home. Workshops - L-shaped plan. Single storey front range; 2 storey to to rear. Mostly similar external appearance to cottage. Expanid by Edward Barnsley and c1958-61 by his son Jon. Functional interior with timber trusses and fireplace.

Listing NGR: SU7310326712

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SU 73095 26710


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1111725 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 21-Aug-2018 at 05:01:12.

End of official listing