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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: TITHE BARN

List entry Number: 1091814

Location

TITHE BARN

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

County District District Type Parish
GloucestershireTewkesburyDistrict AuthorityStanway

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1960

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 134915

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

STANWAY STANWAY VILLAGE SP 0632-0732 13/129 Tithe Barn 4.7.60 GV I Former tithe barn, now village hall. Circa 1370 for Tewkesbury Abbey; restored 1927 by Sir P. Stott for the Earl of Wemyss. Coursed rubble masonry, stone slate roof. Seven-bay barn, central porch on north side. North side, away from churchyard; gabled porch, double, boarded doors, chamfered arris, cambered timber lintel. On right wall extends into buttress, that on left has been removed. Parapet gable, cross-gablet apex, grotesque finial. Left return to porch arched , boarded doorway. Either side porch 2 square-set buttresses in barn wall, angled buttress corners, parapet gables, apices as porch. Left return slit air vent in gable. Interior: concrete floor: stage left end, walls rendered to part height. Base cruck trusses, arch braces to collar, square-set purlin above, held by blocking pieces above collar. Principal rafters over with collar, trapping purlin: curved windbraces to upper and square-set purlin: lower purlin on base crucks. Originally with 2 square holes per bay as air vents, near buttresses, probably left by scaffolding. Ancient Monument Glos. No 352. (D. Verey, Gloucestershire, the Cotswolds, 1970; E. Mercer, English Vernacular Houses, 1979; Lord Neidpath, Stanway House, 1984)

Listing NGR: SP0603332403

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Mercer, E - Title: English Vernacular Houses - Date: 1975
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Neidpath, Lord - Title: Stanway House - Date: 1984 - Type:
  3. Book  Reference - Author: Verey, D - Title: The Buildings of England: Gloucestershire 1 The Cotswolds - Date: 1970

National Grid Reference: SP 06037 32401

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