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© Mr Michael Cook

IoE Number: 262756
Location: TITHE BARN, 8 METRES WEST OF THE RECTORY, PARSONAGE ROAD (west side)
  WEST CAMEL, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Michael Cook
Date Photographed: 24 September 2007
Date listed: 19 April 1961
Date of last amendment: 19 April 1961
Grade II

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ST52SEWEST CAMEL CPPARSONAGE ROAD (West side)WEST CAMEL4/148Tithe Barn, 8 metres West of TheRectory

ST52SE WEST CAMEL CP PARSONAGE ROAD (West side) WEST CAMEL 4/148 Tithe Barn, 8 metres West of The Rectory 19.4.61 GV II Tithe barn. Probably of C15. Local stone, mostly random coursed; double Roman clay tiles between coped gables with eroded finials. Of 6-bays with projecting East porch to bay-4; raised cruck trusses with double collars and pairs of, renewed, purlins to each slope, formerly windbraced. Angled offset buttresses to corners of main building, and low offset buttresses to each bay, with cruciform slit windows between; large doorway in East porch matched by doorway in opposite wall; gables have offset to wall at eaves level, and central offset buttresses, with high slits and putlog holes in gables. Northern 2 bays now adapted into stable with loft over. Blocked slightly ogee arch in South wall of porch. Probably belonging to the Grange associated with Muchelney Abbey, this forms an impressive grouping with the Rectory (qv) and Dovecote (qv). (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1981.)

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