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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1284916
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251471
Location: Buscot, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN7
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
BUSCOT THE STREET
SU2397 Barn opposite Manor
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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