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Barn, Between Oakle House and Oakle Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Churcham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8535 / 51°51'12"N

Longitude: -2.3517 / 2°21'6"W

OS Eastings: 375873

OS Northings: 217272

OS Grid: SO758172

Mapcode National: GBR 0JQ.L8N

Mapcode Global: VH949.6N3Y

Entry Name: Barn, Between Oakle House and Oakle Cottage

Listing Date: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172047

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125566

Location: Churcham, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Churcham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Churcham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


11/34 Barn, between Oakle llouse and
Oakle Cottage


Barn and stable: early c18, early C19 extension. Barn brownish
brick, English bond on stone plinth: brick bond to extension
irregular on ground floor: tiled roof. Central threshing floor:
lofted extension. Road side, double boarded doors to eaves hung on
timber door frame: wall projects 110 mm each side as a buttress.
Each side 2 rows of slit air vents, 4 above, 3 below, since bricked
up: small, 4 pane window inserted low down on right. Pitching-hole
in right gable bricked up: owl-hole over. Rear elevation, wide
doors only half-way to eaves, with original brick-nogged timber-
framed panel over. On left air vents as front, but open: on right
boarded door with cambered brick arch on ground floor, boarded door
above, with 3 light timber window closed by shutter on right.
Extension a boarded door on each floor: roof line slightly lower
than barn.
Internally stone paved threshing floor, 5-bay, tie-beam trusses
with angle struts, central one sitting on door posts. Collars
probably added: one pair purlins, square ridge; wind-braces rise
from wall plates. On left early inserted wall leaving short bay:
probably originally stable with granary over. Ceiling to latter at
eaves level, 3 walls plastered. Loft inserted on right mid C19:
air-vents wider internally. Good example of early C18 barn.
Derelict, single-storey extension on right and leanto to rear not
of special interest.

Listing NGR: SO7587317272

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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