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Barn Approximately 30 Metres North of Great Whitmans Farmhouse, Purleigh

Description: Barn Approximately 30 Metres North of Great Whitmans Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 117424

OS Grid Reference: TL8346900841
OS Grid Coordinates: 583469, 200841
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6764, 0.6522

Location: Purleigh, Essex CM3 6RW

Locality: Purleigh
Local Authority: Maldon District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 6RW

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Listing Text

TL 80 SW
(east side)
1/96 Barn approx 30 metres
north of Great
Whitmans Farmhouse
Barn. C18. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with corrugated iron. 5 bays
aligned NE-SW, with aisle on NW side only, and midstrey to SE. Hardwood frame,
jointed and pegged, including some re-used timber. Primary straight bracing in
walls. Arched braces to arcade plate. Face-halved and bladed scarfs in arcade
plate and wallplates. Arched braces to straight tiebeams each side of central
bay, bolted knees to other tiebeams. Joggled butt-purlin roof with collars at
half-bay intervals. Some of the mainspan rafters are displaced, but few are
missing entirely. Footings on the NW side replaced and concreted, other
footings original, of red brick.

Listing NGR: TL8346900841

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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