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Barn 35 Metres North North West of Number 1 Upper Barns, Wethersfield

Description: Barn 35 Metres North North West of Number 1 Upper Barns

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115694

OS Grid Reference: TL7146831476
OS Grid Coordinates: 571468, 231476
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9553, 0.4939

Location: Hereward Way, Wethersfield, Essex CM7 4EH

Locality: Wethersfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4EH

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/182 Barn 35 metres north-
north-west of No. 1,
Upper Barns

Barn. C.1600. Timber framed, cement rendered and weatherboarded, roofed with
corrugated iron. 5 bays aligned E-W, extended to E by one bay in C19. Lean-to
extension to N of middle bay of original building. Jowled posts, heavy studding
with curved tension bracing trenched to the inside, face-halved and bladed
scarfs in top plates, clasped purlin roof with arched wind bracing. Arched
braces to tiebeams replaced by bolted knees. Originally there was a single
aisle to the N, and a midstrey also to the north. The aisle has been
demolished and studding inserted below the arcade plate. The lean-to extension
occupies the position of the former midstrey.

Listing NGR: TL7146831476

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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