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Barn Approximately 30 Metres South East of Hoses Farmhouse, Toppesfield

Description: Barn Approximately 30 Metres South East of Hoses Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Toppesfield, Essex CO9 4LZ

Locality: Toppesfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4LZ

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Listing Text

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

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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