List entry

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: COWSHED AT HERONS FARM

List entry Number: 1212413

Location

COWSHED AT HERONS FARM

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

County District District Type Parish
West BerkshireUnitary AuthorityBradfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Nov-1983

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 396919

Asset Groupings

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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

BRADFIELD BUCKHOLD SU 67 SW Cowshed At Herons Farm 7/1 - II Cowshed, now barn at SU 6033 7484. 1884, by Alfred Waterhouse. Timber framed with internal brick nogging, brick plinth, and shaped and plain tile hanging. Interlocking tile roof and 8 gables with 4-light casements. Octagonal plan with ailes. 5 narrow windows on each face, except to south-west and south-east which have large C20 corrugated iron double doors. Interior: complex radiating timber and iron roof structure with central timber and iron column. Narrow gauge railway line embedded in floor. Enamel plaques on walls listing prizes won by cattle. This building is part of a model farm complex once served by its own narrow gauge railway. B.O.E, Berkshire, p. 103.

Listing NGR: SU6033274835

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Berkshire - Date: 1975 - Page References: 103

National Grid Reference: SU 60332 74835

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