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Description: 2 Barns at Bury Farm (40 Metres to North West of House)
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157547
OS Grid Reference: TL0188103830
OS Grid Coordinates: 501881, 203830
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7239, -0.5264
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BOVINGDON CHURCH STREET
TL 0103 (North end)
10/20 2 Barns at Bury Farm
- (40m to NW of House)
2 adjacent barns. N barn C16, E barn C19. Timber frames on brick sills,
dark weatherboarded with steep old red tile roofs. An L-shaped range of
unaisled barns, the N barn probably of 5 bays faces S into a covered
yard. Adjoining its E gable the E barn, probably of 3 bays, faces E with
a projecting gabled porch with double doors in the middle of the E side.
N barn has heavy timbering with jowled posts, mid-height rail tenoned
in-line, straight braces to tie-beams and wallplates. Slightly
double-curved wind braces to one purlin in each slope. Clasped purlin
and inclined queen-post trusses without collar except in end truss.
Undiminished principals. Squint-butted scarf joint with 2 edge pegs, in
rear wallplate. 2 purlins to each slope in E barn.
Listing NGR: TL0188103830
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Source: English Heritage
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