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Barn Approximately 10 Metres North of the Manor House, Chigwell

Description: Barn Approximately 10 Metres North of the Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 118554

OS Grid Reference: TQ4650494639
OS Grid Coordinates: 546504, 194639
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6315, 0.1154

Location: Gravel Lane, Loughton, Essex IG7 6DQ

Locality: Chigwell
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: IG7 6DQ

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Listing Text

5/3 Barn approx. 10
12/11/80 metres N of The
Manor House,
Formerly listed as
Barn at taylor's farm listed as
II at Taylor's Farm)

Barn, early C17. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with corrugated iron.
4 bays aligned approx. E-W, with entrances on both sides in the second by from
the W, no midstrey. The N entrance was of full height originally, with extra
posts for the large doors. The S entrance was lower originally, now enlarged
to wallplate level. Base walls of red brick, English bond, varying in height
from 30cm to 1 metre according to the slope of the ground. Jowled posts, heavy
studding of full height, straight raking braces from the posts to the sills
inside the studs, not trenched. Arched braces to cambered tiebeams, vertical
queen struts to collars clasping the lower of 2 sets of side purlins. Inclined
queen posts from these to upper purlins. Both have curved wind bracing. One
edge-halved and bridled scarf in each wallplate. At the E and the studs have
been removed for access to an adjoining C20 workshop.

Listing NGR: TQ4650494639

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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