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Barn 70 Metres South of Great Loyes Farmhouse, Terling

Description: Barn 70 Metres South of Great Loyes Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Fairstead Road, Terling, Essex CM3 2BT

Locality: Terling
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 2BT

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Listing Text

(east side)

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

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