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Horseshoe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Horton, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5596 / 51°33'34"N

Longitude: -2.352 / 2°21'7"W

OS Eastings: 375693

OS Northings: 184583

OS Grid: ST756845

Mapcode National: GBR 0ND.06F

Mapcode Global: VH95V.52Y7

Entry Name: Horseshoe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34709

Location: Horton, South Gloucestershire, BS37

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Horton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Horton St James the Elder

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


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

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