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Barn Immediately South East of Crabb's Farmhouse, Kelvedon

Description: Barn Immediately South East of Crabb's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116471

OS Grid Reference: TL8511217877
OS Grid Coordinates: 585112, 217877
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8288, 0.6850

Location: Crane's Lane, Kelvedon, Essex CO5 9AX

Locality: Kelvedon
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO5 9AX

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Listing Text

(east side)

6/157 Barn immediately south-
east of Crabb's


Barn. Circa 1500. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with handmade red
plain tiles. 4 bays aligned NW-SE, with C17 midstrey to SW of second bay from
NW end. Lean-to extension in S angle, forming a catslide with main roof.
Double vehicle doors in midstrey, boarded above with one C20 window. SE end of
roof hipped. Jowled posts, curved tension bracing trenched outside heavy
studding, edge-halved and bridled scarfs in wallplates, arched braces to
cambered tiebeams, crownpost roof with axial bracing. The NW end is integral
with the SE bay of the farmhouse (item 6/156 q.v.); the original wattle and daub
infill in this wall is almost complete. Wallplates repaired. RCHM 55.

Listing NGR: TL8511217877

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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