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Barn Adjoining Road and Approximately 50 Metres North of Piccott's Farmhouse, Great Saling

Description: Barn Adjoining Road and Approximately 50 Metres North of Piccott's Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 114998

OS Grid Reference: TL7083225696
OS Grid Coordinates: 570832, 225696
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9036, 0.4818

Location: Piccotts Lane, Great Saling, Essex CM7 5DW

Locality: Great Saling
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 5DW

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Listing Text


2/113 Barn adjoining road
and approx. 50 metres
north of Piccott's

GV 11*

Barn. Late C14, early C15. Timber framed and weatherboarded with some plaster.
Brick plinth. Corrugated iron clad roof, hipped to left, half hipped to right,
with gablets. 2 midstreys, that to left hipped, with catslide to right. Aisled
of 7 bays. Arched braces to tie beams and top plates. Halved and bridled
scarfs to top plates. Reversed outshot eaves assembly. Jowled wall posts in
line with top plate. All jowls of scotia above return pattern as at Powers Hall
and Bradwell-Juxta-Coggeshall barns. Arched braces to aisle ties, wall and
storey posts. The tall square 4 armed crown posts are braced to centre purlin
and tie beam. On edge brick threshing floor. (C.A. Hewett. Development of
Carpentry 1200-1700). RCHM 5.

Listing NGR: TL7083225696

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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