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Barn 15 Metres South West of Leapingwell's Farmhouse, Kelvedon

Description: Barn 15 Metres South West of Leapingwell's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116540

OS Grid Reference: TL8421419019
OS Grid Coordinates: 584214, 219019
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8394, 0.6726

Location: Kelvedon, Essex CO5 9DD

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

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Listing Text

TL 81 NW (south side)

5/243 Barn 15 metres south-
west of Leapingwell's


Barn. Early C17. Timber framed, plastered and weatherboarded, roofed with
corrugated iron. 5 bays aligned NE-SW with original aisle to SE and original
midstrey to NW. Lean-to extension in N angle. NE end plastered, with one
collar and the ends of an arcade-plate, a wallplate and 2 purlins projecting,
and a small window in the gable. Original great doors to midstrey. C20 large
sliding vehicle doors in SW end. Jowled posts. Straight bracing trenched
inside heavy studding above girts, no bracing below girts. Near-straight arcade
braces. Near-straight braces to tiebeams, only 3 of the original 8 in situ.
Face-halved and bladed scarf in arcade-plate. Some original wattle and daub
infill inside weatherboarding. Clasped purlin roof. RCHM 50.

Listing NGR: TL8421419019

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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