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Barn 70 Metres North North East of Nightingale Hall, Earls Colne

Description: Barn 70 Metres North North East of Nightingale Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 May 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 115955

OS Grid Reference: TL8380428068
OS Grid Coordinates: 583804, 228068
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9208, 0.6714

Location: Earls Colne, Essex CO6 2NR

Locality: Earls Colne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 2NR

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/107 Barn 70 metres north-
26.5.81 nortbreast of
Nightingale Hall


Barn. Late C16/early C17. Red brick in Flemish bond, roofed with corrugated
asbestos. 5 bays aligned approx. E-W with midstrey to N. Lean-to open shelter
to NE, roofed with corrugated asbestos. Lean-to open shelter to NW, roofed with
red clay pantiles and corrugated iron. Plain pilasters at corners and at bay
intervals. Blocked high vents at each side of each bay. Both gables timber
framed and weatherboarded. The E end has one high casement. The W end has an
inserted doorway, pitching door over, and casement in gable. Great doors
missing to N and S, N aperture partly blocked with corrugated asbestos. The
walls are 0.61 metre thick at the pilasters, and display English bond on the
inside. Straight tiebeams with pegged branching spur ties to wallplates.
Joggled butt-purlin roof, 2 purlins to each pitch. C20 lean-to roof over

Listing NGR: TL8380428068

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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