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Barn at Former Sewell's Farm Near Junction with North End Road, Little Yeldham

Description: Barn at Former Sewell's Farm Near Junction with North End Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 114520

OS Grid Reference: TL7788539492
OS Grid Coordinates: 577885, 239492
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0253, 0.5914

Location: School Road, Little Yeldham, Essex CO9 4LH

Locality: Little Yeldham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4LH

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

Nr Junction with
N. End Road

764-0/000/10000 Barn at former
Sewell's Farm


Barn. Early C16. Timber framed with black weather-boarding,
corrugated asbestos gabled roof; brick and flint wall to outshot
at S. end. 5 bays with lean-to outshots on E. side, S. end and
part of W. side. central double door on W. side, E. doors
missing; centre bay of barn extends into E. outshot. Frame has
jowled posts, cambered tie beams with arched braces (some
replaced) and crown posts with longitudinal arched braces to
collar purlin. Trenched external down-brace at N. end of E. wall.
Similar braces missing from other corners. Sole plate, middle
rail and wall plate; remnants of brick plinth. Centre posts in
end walls to wall-plate level. Secondary intermediate studs to
W. wall. Gables and remainder of roof modern. Remains of brick
threshing floor; timber floors at both ends. Edge-halved and
bridled scarf in wall plate over W. doorway. Edge-halved scarf
near S. end of E. wall plate. Studs and plates grooved for

The Barn is part of the former Sewell's Farm; the house was
demolished circa 1970.

Listing NGR: TL7788539492

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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