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Barn Approximately 75 Metres South of Housham Hall, Matching

Description: Barn Approximately 75 Metres South of Housham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118127

OS Grid Reference: TL5038711812
OS Grid Coordinates: 550387, 211812
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7848, 0.1788

Location: Sheering Hall Dr, Matching, Essex CM17 0PB

Locality: Matching
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM17 0PB

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Listing Text


3/44 Barn approx. 75 metres
S of Housham Hall

Aisled barn, c.1600 altered in C19 and C20. Timber framed, walls originally
of timber framing but rebuilt in brick with roughcast rendering, roofed with
corrugated iron. 6 bays aligned approx. NE-SE with double doors in SE side
in second bay from SW. Lean-to extension at SW end known as 'the quin-hus'.
Half-hipped at both ends. Jowled arcade braces from them to tiebeams and arcade
plates, queen strut roof. No aisle shores. Face-halved and bladed scarfs in
arcade plates. This barn corresponds in position with one depicted in elevation
in the Walker map of Matching, 1609 (Essex Record Office, D/DU 25), and may
be the same. The only apparent difference is in the position of the doors which
in the Walker map are placed centrally in the SE side.

Listing NGR: TL5038711812

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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