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Double Barn at Marchants Farm, Bovingdon

Description: Double Barn at Marchants Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157568

OS Grid Reference: SP9993002570
OS Grid Coordinates: 499930, 202570
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7130, -0.5550

Location: Western Avenue, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire HP3 0NJ

Locality: Bovingdon
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP3 0NJ

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Listing Text

SP 90 SE (West side)

5/41 Double barn at
- Marchants Farm


Barn. Early C17. Timber frame on tarred red brick sill, dark
weatherboarded with steep old red tile roofs. A tall double barn facing
S with 3 bays to each half, partition between, and a gabled porch
projecting on S from middle bay of each half with a winnowing door
opposite each. Heavy jowled posts with long straight braces to cambered
tie-beams. Long bays with unjowled central posts, and similar central
post to partition. Clasped-purlin roof on angled queen-posts.

Listing NGR: SP9992902566

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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