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John Barleycorn Public House, High Laver

Description: John Barleycorn Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118104

OS Grid Reference: TL5007709225
OS Grid Coordinates: 550077, 209225
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7616, 0.1732

Location: High Laver, Essex CM17 0NS

Locality: High Laver
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM17 0NS

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Listing Text

5/2 John Barleycorn
Public House


House, C15, extended in C19 and C20, now a public house. Timber framed,
roughcast rendered, roofed with slate, with ornamental bands of round-edged
slates. N-S block, single storey with attics, and 2 storey crosswing at S,
jettied to E. Axial chimney stack in N-S block at the junction. C19 W
extension to crosswing with C19 chimney stack at the junction. Flat-roofed
single storey extensions to NW, N and NE, C20. S elevation, 2 plain boarded
doors in C20 flat-roofed porches, one oriel window and one casement window on
ground floor,, 3 casement windows on first floor, all C20. Handmade red clay
tiles on E and W gables. In crosswing, some exposed timber on ground floor.
Transverse beam, plain chamfered, jointed to beam with central tenons with
housed soffits. N-S wing not examined, but the general design is consistent
with a medieval hall in this position, with some rebuilding of the roof in the
C19. RCHM 7.

Listing NGR: TL5007709225

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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