If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Barn 70 Metres South of Great Loyes Farmhouse
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115475
OS Grid Reference: TL7741415808
OS Grid Coordinates: 577414, 215808
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8127, 0.5723
Explore more of the area around Terling, Essex at Explore Britain.
TL 7715 TERLING FAIRSTEAD ROAD
9/127 Barn 70 metres south of
Great Loyes Farmhouse
Barn. C.1300, repaired in C17/C18. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with
red clay 'Roman'tiles and handmade red clay plain tiles. 5 bays, aisled on both
sides, aligned NNW-SSE, with great doors at both sides of middle bay. Hipped at
both ends and over great doors, these parts roofed with plain tiles, the main
pitches with 'Roman' tiles. Jowled arcade posts, arched braces to tiebeams and
arcade plates, splayed scarfs with undersquinted butts in WSW arcade plate,
face-halved and bladed scarfs in ENE arcade plate. Unjowled posts and primary
straight bracing in aisle walls (rebuilt in C18 or later). Part of ENE aisle
wall concreted. Clasped purlin roof (rebuilt in C17 or later), with some
re-used smoke-blackened rafters from a medieval hall. Oblique trenches for
passing braces (removed) in some arcade posts and aisle ties, terminating in
mortices in the tiebeams. This barn has remained substantially in its original
form, although some timbers have been replaced in the course of later repairs.
Listing NGR: TL7741415808
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.