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: 1304958



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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Deerhurst

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1960

Date of most recent amendment: 07-Dec-1987

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 126593

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.


DEERHURST DEERHURST VILLAGE SO 8629-8729 10/52 The Minstrels 4.7.60 (formerly listed as The Thatch, Whitehall) GV II Former farmhouse, now house. C15, possibly late C16 or early C17, later C17, altered early C19, mid C20. Timber framing with rendered panels on part brick, part stone plinth; shingle roof. Six-bay house, one room deep, 2 storeys. Entrance front: framing 4 panels high, slightly higher to right of front door: to left eaves slightly raised: end bay left added, with separate main posts against earlier ones. Ground floor windows mid C20: small pane. Large, 2-light casement on right; 4-panel door up one stone step, under open timber porch, single storey with gable. To left, 3-light casement, paired and single 2-light casements. Above, 3- light casement, iron opening light, 2-light horizontal-sliding sash, 5-light casement mounted on face of wall, older parts ovolo moulded: 2-light horizontal-sliding sash, 2-light casement. Chimney on ridge behind front door. Interior: wide stone fireplaces with timber lintels: evidence of change of stonework in side by front door: stairs behind chimney. Wide chamfer to ceiling beams, ogee stop, room to left of entrance, no stop room beyond. Roof, rafters renewed mid C20: truss to right of chimney angled struts. To left of chimney main timbers to 2 bays smoke blackened. Open truss principal rafter tenoned to inner face of wall post: cambered collar with arch bracing, 'V' struts over, inner face principals chamfered. Second truss upper part of cruck, with collar and stud, old purlin survives on front with curved wind braces, square ridge member originally. Cruck cut off below eaves level. Oldest part 2 bay cruck building to left of chimney, open to roof, with central hearth, later outer walls rebuilt, floor inserted and possibly gable chimney built. House changed to lobby entry by enlarging at right-hand end; at some stage further bay added to opposite end, or may have been separate replacement of one bay. Roof reported to be thatched before mid C20. Lean-to on left end not of special interest. Forms group with barn, Abbot's Court Farm (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO8709829602

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SO 87098 29602


© 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 - 1304958 .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 20-Sep-2018 at 01:27:01.

End of official listing