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Description: Barn Approximately 30 Metres South East of Hoses Farmhouse
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114485
OS Grid Reference: TL7378036063
OS Grid Coordinates: 573780, 236063
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9958, 0.5299
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TL 73 NW TOPPESFIELD
3/5 Barn approx. 30 metres
SE of Hoses Farmhouse
Barn, c.1600, altered in C20, now a garage and games room. Timber framed,
weatherboarded, thatched with Norfolk reed. 4 bays aligned E-W with midstrey
to N of second bay from W end, and an aisle on the S side only. 2 eyebrow
dormers on S side. The W bay is floored to form a garage with doors to the
S, and a room over. Arched braces to arcade plate, face-halved and bladed
scarfs, modern straight braces to tiebeams, reversed assembly in aisle, clasped
purlin roof with curved wind bracing. 3 posts are re-used from a barn of the
C13 or C14, with oblique trenches for passing braces.
Listing NGR: TL7378036063
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Source: English Heritage
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