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Downs Barn and Adjoining Farm Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Rissington, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8445 / 51°50'40"N

Longitude: -1.6937 / 1°41'37"W

OS Eastings: 421195

OS Northings: 216250

OS Grid: SP211162

Mapcode National: GBR 4R2.BL8

Mapcode Global: VHBZK.LWGX

Entry Name: Downs Barn and Adjoining Farm Buildings

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130738

Location: Barrington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, OX18

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Barrington

Built-Up Area: Great Rissington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Great Barrington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 21 NW
4/6 Downs Barn and adjoining
farm buildings
Barn and open-fronted outbuildings. Late C18. Coursed squared and
dressed limestone with dressed quoins. Stone slate roof.
Rectangular plan to barn with a projecting porch off-centre right
on the south side, flanked by lean-to extensions. Open-fronted
store runs forwards from lean-to left of porch. Loose box and
open-fronted store at the gable end of the lean-to to the right of
the porch. Central 2-storey gabled porch on the south side with an
unglazed 2-light window lighting the gable. Double doorway and
pitching window in the wall opposite. Pitching window on the west
gable end. Four-bay open-fronted store with timber uprights
dividing the bays, projects forwards to the left of the projecting
porch. Loose box and 4-bay open-fronted store to the right also
with timber uprights runs away to the right.
Interior; 4 bays with the original roof trusses with tie beams and
raking struts. Double staggered purlins.
Considerable loss of roof slating to main barn (June 1986).

Listing NGR: SP2119516250

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