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Barn and Attached Cow House Built Onto Glibes Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Michaelchurch Escley, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0304 / 52°1'49"N

Longitude: -3.0208 / 3°1'15"W

OS Eastings: 330061

OS Northings: 237376

OS Grid: SO300373

Mapcode National: GBR F5.G992

Mapcode Global: VH787.L7CC

Entry Name: Barn and Attached Cow House Built Onto Glibes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 November 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419175

Location: Michaelchurch Escley, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Michaelchurch Escley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Michaelchurch Escley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 33 NW MICHAELCHURCH ESCLEY CP -

2/28 Barn and attached cow-
house built onto Glibes
- Farmhouse

GV II*


Barn and cowhouse. Probably C18. Rubble, stone slate roof. Four-bay barn
with an extra bay for cow house to front and another loft bay set to rear at
right angles linking to farmhouse (qv). Two ledged C18 doors to cow house,
the left one split horizontally like stable door, loft door above, entrance
to barn through full-height doors in centre of the range. Rear gable end
has ledged door and 4-light window with 3 diamond-section oak mullions. Cat-
slide extension to front of bay immediately left of high doors to barn.
Interior: trusses have 3 purlins and raking struts from ties to principal
rafters; rubble cross-wall between cowhouse and barn infills the unstrutted
open truss above, which contains a pitching eye. Rear of barn returns to
cover lobby separating it from side entrance to farmhouse (qv). Catslide
extension covers 2 ventilation slits to left of threshing floor and has roof
supported by half-truss with raking strut. An excellent farm group.


Listing NGR: SO3006137376

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

Description

SO 33 NW MICHAELCHURCH ESCLEY CP -

2/28 Barn and attached cow-
house built onto Glibes
- Farmhouse

GV II*


Barn and cowhouse. Probably C18. Rubble, stone slate roof. Four-bay barn
with an extra bay for cow house to front and another loft bay set to rear at
right angles linking to farmhouse (qv). Two ledged C18 doors to cow house,
the left one split horizontally like stable door, loft door above, entrance
to barn through full-height doors in centre of the range. Rear gable end
has ledged door and 4-light window with 3 diamond-section oak mullions. Cat-
slide extension to front of bay immediately left of high doors to barn.
Interior: trusses have 3 purlins and raking struts from ties to principal
rafters; rubble cross-wall between cowhouse and barn infills the unstrutted
open truss above, which contains a pitching eye. Rear of barn returns to
cover lobby separating it from side entrance to farmhouse (qv). Catslide
extension covers 2 ventilation slits to left of threshing floor and has roof
supported by half-truss with raking strut. An excellent farm group.


Listing NGR: SO3006137376

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