BARN ABOUT 40 METRES NORTH OF BREFORTON GRANGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1301470

Date first listed: 30-Jul-1959

Statutory Address: BARN ABOUT 40 METRES NORTH OF BREFORTON GRANGE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BARN ABOUT 40 METRES NORTH OF BREFORTON GRANGE

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

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon (District Authority)

Parish: Bretforton

National Grid Reference: SP 08648 44227

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History

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Details

BRETFORTON CP - SP 0844 - SP 0944 Barn about IO metres 13/22 north of Bretforton 30.7.59 Grange

GV II*

Barn. C15 with some early C19 alterations. Timber-frame, weatherboarded, on coursed lias plinth with Cotswold stone roof. Nine framed bays aligned east/west, originally 11 bays, two to west replaced by C19 cartshed, two C15 porches on north side. North front has two gabled porches, the gables weatherboarded with full-height doors below. Framing is close-studded with a rail, and passing tension braces. Roof has two struts to collar, clasped purlin and arch-braced tie-beams. This is one of the finest surviving barns built for Evesham Abbey. At the time of survey one of the roof trusses had collapsed. (February 1986). (Bond, C J: "The Estates of Evesham Abbey: a preliminary survey of their medieval topography", Vale of Evesham Historical Society Research Papers, Vol 4, 1973, p 14, fig 3; VCH, 2, p 360; BoE, p 100)

Listing NGR: SP0864844227

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 148624

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Worcester, (1906), 360
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Worcestershire, (1968), 100
'Vale of Evesham Historical Society Research Papers' in Vale of Evesham Historical Society Research Papers, , Vol. 4, (1973), 14

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