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Barn Approximately 25 Metres North of Aylmers House, Sheering

Description: Barn Approximately 25 Metres North of Aylmers House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 118264

OS Grid Reference: TL4890012954
OS Grid Coordinates: 548900, 212954
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7954, 0.1578

Location: Sheering Lower Road, Sheering, Essex CM17 0NE

Locality: Sheering
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM17 0NE

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Listing Text

Barn approx. 25 metres
2/15 N. of Aylmers House
20.2.67 (formerly listed as Barn
at Aylmers to N)


Barn, early C17. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with handmade red clay
tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. NE-SW, with aisle on NW side only, midstrey to
SE in second bay from NE. Lean-to extensions on both sides of midstrey and
at SW end. 4 windows in SE elevation, C20. Roof hipped at sW, half-hipped
at NE. Jowled posts, straight tiebeams, arched braces to tiebeams and arcade
plate. Heavy studding with straight braces inside, not trenched, across upper
angles of walls. Queen strut roof with clasped purlins. Curved wind bracing to
purling in one bay only, that containing the midstrey. Contemporary with house
and exhibiting similar constructional features, in particular the unusual wall
bracing. Reported by the RCHM to be in poor condition c.1920, but wholly reclad
since then, frame unaltered. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL4890012954

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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