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Barn Approximately 20 Metres North West of Butler's Farmhouse, Great Yeldham

Description: Barn Approximately 20 Metres North West of Butler's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114422

OS Grid Reference: TL7705237704
OS Grid Coordinates: 577052, 237704
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0095, 0.5783

Location: Great Yeldham, Essex CO9 4HJ

Locality: Great Yeldham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4HJ

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Listing Text

4/30 Barn approx. 20 metres
NW of Butler's Farmhouse

Barn, c.1600, altered in C18/19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
corrugated iron. 5 bays aligned E-W with midstrey to N. Roof hipped at both
ends. Jowled posts, curved tension bracing trenched inside heavy studs, short
edge-halved and bridled scarfs in wallplates, clasped purlin roof with curved
wind bracing. The C18/19 alterations comprise the addition of the midstrey,
the replacement of arched braces to the tiebeams by hanging knees, and the
construction of a base wall of red brick in English bond approx. 0.90 metre
high. There is some fire damage to the studs in the 2 eastern bays of the S
wall; the E end of the roof is charred but structurally undamaged.

Listing NGR: TL7705237704

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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