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Latitude: 51.8651 / 51°51'54"N
Longitude: -2.4896 / 2°29'22"W
OS Eastings: 366380
OS Northings: 218620
OS Grid: SO663186
Mapcode National: GBR FW.SP1N
Mapcode Global: VH86R.SDP0
Entry Name: Elizabethan Barn Behind Post Office
Listing Date: 4 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186520
English Heritage Legacy ID: 354238
Location: Mitcheldean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL17
District: Forest of Dean
Civil Parish: Mitcheldean
Built-Up Area: Mitcheldean
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Mitcheldean St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 61 NE MITCHELDEAN HIGH STREET
6/161 'Elizabethan Barn' behind Post
Store, probably late c16; random rubble stone rear wall south
gable and ground floor to churchyard wall, timber-framed with brick
on stone infill above, tiled roof. 5-bay 2 storey range, ground
floor nearly all below churchyard level. Churchyard side shows
floor nearly all 2-panel high timber-framing above, with 2 tension
braces on right in third and fourth panels, carved head of 4-light
window in second (now blocked). Brick chimney interrupts framing
in sixth panel; further to left 2 braces to wall plate from a
post. Left gable rendered over wide carriage doors to ground
floor; rear wall stone with one 2-light timber casement window,
one 3-light to first floor, and a door with external timber stairs.
Internally: originally 2 rooms with collar and tie-beam trusses
with angle struts, struts now missing. Later lime-plaster floor
inserted at tie-beam level, surviving over only 3 bays.
Listing NGR: SO6638018620
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