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Barn 25 Metres South West of Withies Green Farmhouse, Cressing

Description: Barn 25 Metres South West of Withies Green Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 116362

OS Grid Reference: TL7945822737
OS Grid Coordinates: 579458, 222737
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8743, 0.6055

Location: Cressing, Essex CM77 8DY

Locality: Cressing
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM77 8DY

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Listing Text

TL 72 SE

1/36 Barn 25 metres south-
16.4.84 west of Withies Green
Farmhouse (formerly
listed as Barn to west
of Withies Green


Barn. Circa 1600, altered in C19. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with
corrugated asbestos. 5 bays aligned approx. NW-SE, with midstrey to NE.
Lean-to extension at NW end, roofed with red clay pantiles. Main roof hipped at
both ends, midstrey gabled. Jowled posts, heavy studding and girts. Bolted
knees replacing original arched braces to tiebeams. Wattle grooves in soffits
of wallplates, wattle fixings in sides of studs, wattle and daub infill removed.
SE end built up to girt level with red brick. NW bays altered with primary
straight bracing. Roof of main range rebuilt in C19/20. Laths for former
thatch on midstrey, replaced by corrugated asbestos.

Listing NGR: TL7945822737

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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