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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: 1136813



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


District: South Gloucestershire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Horton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Jun-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 34709

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8/86 Horseshoe Farmhouse - II

Farmhouse. Late C15/early C16; altered late C16/early C17 and C18. Rubble; thatched roof with overhanging eaves, some stone slates to rear; rendered stacks. Open hall house, possibly a longhouse; L plan with hall and pantry to east and contemporary rear service wing. South elevation, raised in C18, single storey and attics in 'eyebrow' dormers. 3 bays, the centre projects slightly; mixture of 16-pane glazing bar sash windows and 2-light casements. Two outer C20 doors. 2-light casement window with small square wooden mullions to east gable and centre of rear elevation. Single storey rear wing. Interior: stop chamfered beams; kitchen fireplace with stop chamfered ashlar jambs; 3 tie beam trusses in the roof, evidence of windbraces in the rear wing, considerable evidence of smoke blackening. (Hall L, The Rural Houses of North Avon and South Gloucestershire, 1983).

Listing NGR: ST7569384583

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hall, L, 'City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery Monograph Number 6' in The Rural Houses of North Avon and South Gloucestershire 1400-1720, (1983)

National Grid Reference: ST 75693 84583


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