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Sudeley Castle, Tithe Barn

A Grade I Listed Building in Sudeley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9485 / 51°56'54"N

Longitude: -1.957 / 1°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 403049

OS Northings: 227774

OS Grid: SP030277

Mapcode National: GBR 3N1.XQ3

Mapcode Global: VHB1L.1974

Entry Name: Sudeley Castle, Tithe Barn

Listing Date: 4 July 1960

Last Amended: 7 September 1987

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340099

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134935

Location: Sudeley, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Sudeley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Winchcombe St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 0227-0327
14/149 Sudeley Castle, Tithe Barn
(formerly listed as part of
4.7.60 Sudeley Castle and remains of the
Former tithe barn, now ruin. Second half C15 for Ralph Boteler.
Squared, coursed stone. Thirteen bay barn. Front towards Castle:
angled buttress each end, buttresses between bays; plinth.
Original pattern tall slit air vent in each bay, with small, square
hole at head each side. First bay plain, second standard, third
small doorway, chamfered arris, 4-centred head. Three bays of wall
missing, except for end stubs up to air vent; wide double doorway
with 4-centred arch and moulded arris, originally to threshing
floor. Three normal bays; short slit with 2-light mullioned
window over (mullion missing); to left chute angled downwards
through wall by buttress. Short, wide doorway, 4-centred arch with
moulded arris; similar window over. Last bay short slit, 2-light
mullioned window over, single-light above. Parapet gables each end
with cross gablet and carved finial to left. Top of side wall
missing. Interior, low doors in back wall opposite main entrances:
wall posts originally below trusses, rising from corbels. End 3
bays on left lofted at 2 levels at some stage, may be alteration:
holes for ends of cross beams and corbels below survive: end bays
were separated from rest of barn by timber-framed wall.
(P.A. Faulkner, in Archaeological Journal, 1965; D. Verey,
Gloucestershire, The Cotswolds, 1970)

Listing NGR: SP0306727809

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