British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Barn Approximately 30 Metres South East of Cross Farmhouse, Great Bardfield

Description: Barn Approximately 30 Metres South East of Cross Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 115349

OS Grid Reference: TL6950230464
OS Grid Coordinates: 569502, 230464
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9468, 0.4649

Location: Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4QH

Locality: Great Bardfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4QH

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Great Bardfield, Essex at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


3/210 Barn approx. 30 metres
south-east of Cross


Barn. C16. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with handmade red clay tiles
with a black unglazed surface. 5 bays aligned NW-SE with aisle on SW side only.
Central entrance doors in NE side, blocked. 9 C20 windows in NE side, large
modern entrance in SE end. C20 hipped extension at NW end. Jowled posts, heavy
studding, arched arcade braces, simple splayed and bridled scarf in arcade
plate. Curved tension braces trenched inside studs, small area of original
wattle and daub infill in NW end. Arched braces to tiebeams, clasped purlin
roof with arched wind braces. Unusually heavy construction for its period,
unusual design in having had large entrance doors in one side, no doorway in the
aisled side.

Listing NGR: TL6950230464

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.