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Blue Boys Farmhouse and Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7086 / 51°42'30"N

Longitude: -2.1822 / 2°10'55"W

OS Eastings: 387506

OS Northings: 201110

OS Grid: SO875011

Mapcode National: GBR 1N0.T9C

Mapcode Global: VH955.4B61

Entry Name: Blue Boys Farmhouse and Barn

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340456

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133023

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Minchinhampton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Minchinhampton with Box

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

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16/233 Blue Boys Farmhouse and barn


House with attached barn. Mid C17; early C19 barn and other
alterations. Random rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys; stone
slate roof. Two-storey; barn attached at east end. North front:
mixed fenestration, roughly central 2-storey canted bay window
addition with mullioned casements and hipped roof. Various 2-light
mullioned casements with hoodmoulds, 2 to left below 2 upper floor
sash windows, one now blocked, other with 12-pane sash. Moulded
round arched doorway to right with keystone, imposts and early
plank door. Two cut-down ridge-mounted chimneys. Barn projects
forward to left with west-facing plank barn doors and timber
lintel. Unglazed loft-level cross window to end gable. Single-
storey outbuilding attached to south west corner. Interior not
inspected. Recorded as Blue Boy's Inn from 1718. Became farmhouse
in C19.
(N.M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 184-
207; and D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8750601110

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