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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GRANARY APPROXIMATELY 30 METRES NORTH WEST OF THE MANSION

List entry Number: 1091274

Location

GRANARY APPROXIMATELY 30 METRES NORTH WEST OF THE MANSION

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
GloucestershireStroudDistrict AuthorityBisley-with-Lypiatt

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 28-Jun-1960

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 132656

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History

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Details

SO 80 NE BISLEY-WITH-LYPIATT LYPIATT PARK

4/97 Granary approximately 30m north west of the Mansion

28.6.60

GV I

Former granary, now guest house and studio. C13. Dressed coursed and squared limestone; stone slate roof. Rectangular with low undercroft. Parapet gabled ends, north with fine 2-light Early English window below gabled hood with trefoil apex recess. Off- centre trefoil headed light below. Low diagonal corner buttresses interrupt boldly projecting anti-rat course. Below this a canted recess with ox's head grain outlet. Two trefoil-headed lights to south end; 2 undercroft openings below combining relieving arch. Off-centre pointed arched doorway with hoodmould on east side set immediately to right of central buttress; flight of stone steps with dog kennel recess beneath. Undercroft doorway on west side. Interior: altered to form guest house, retaining original granary floor position. A very early granary illustrating the importance of this building type in the medieval period. (Illustrated in Country Life article, 1st December 1900 and M.A. Rudd, Historical Records of Bisley with Lypiatt, 1937. N.M. Herbert, 'Stroud' in V.C.H. Glos xi, 1976, pp 99-145; and D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8853505875

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Gloucester, (1976), 99-145
Rudd, MA , Historical Records of Bisley with Lypiatt, (1935)
Verey, D , The Buildings of England: Gloucestershire 1 The Cotswolds, (1970)
'Country Life' in 1 December, (1900)
Other
Part 16 Gloucestershire,

National Grid Reference: SO 88536 05875

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