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Barn Next Road at Sharlowes Farm, Flaunden

Description: Barn Next Road at Sharlowes Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157635

OS Grid Reference: TL0153200860
OS Grid Coordinates: 501532, 200860
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6973, -0.5323

Location: Birch Lane, Flaunden, Hertfordshire HP3 0PP

Locality: Flaunden
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP3 0PP

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Listing Text

TL 0100 (North side)

11/108 Barn next road at
- Sharlowes Farm


Barn. Late C16, 2 S bays a nearly contemporary enlargement. Timber frame
dark weatherboarded with steep old red tile roofs. A tall 8-bays
unaisled barn facing W with S gable to road, 2 double door projecting
gabled porches on W with single winnowing door to rear of midstray.
Lean-to addition between porches. Massive step-jowled posts, mid-height
rail tenoned in-line, curved tension braces above rail. Soffit of
wallplate has holes for 4 stakes of wattle-and-daub infill between the 3
studs between the bay posts. Curved braces to heavy squared cambered
tie-beams. Queen struts and collar clasped purlin roof with wind braces
removed. Principals not diminished above purlin. Butted scarf joints in
wallplates squinted on soffit only. Side notches on posts and tie-beams
for temporary bracing in erection.

Listing NGR: TL0153200851

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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