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Barn Opposite Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Buscot, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6778 / 51°40'40"N

Longitude: -1.6674 / 1°40'2"W

OS Eastings: 423091

OS Northings: 197725

OS Grid: SU230977

Mapcode National: GBR 5VC.R8P

Mapcode Global: VHC0K.13V3

Entry Name: Barn Opposite Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 November 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251471

Location: Buscot, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN7

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Buscot

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Buscot

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BUSCOT THE STREET
(East side)
SU2397 Barn opposite Manor
5/13 Farmhouse
II
Barn. c1870. Mass concrete walls in 2 ft courses; gable ends of
Bridgewater bricks capped with dressed stone and a gabled pantile roof lined
on the inside with tongue and groove boarding. the barn measures 60 ft x
162 ft x 12 ft 6" to eaves and its concrete walls are 1 ft 4" thick at the
base. An aisled plan inside of 10 bays with the original utilitarian frame
intact. Reputedly the earliest concrete farm building in the country.
Built at the expense of Robert Tertu is Campbell of Buscot Park as part of
his scheme to industrialize the estate for the production of sugar beet and
alcohol. Illustrated in Nigel Harvey, Old Farm Buildings, 1980, 20.


Listing NGR: SU2309197725

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