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Barn at Hudnall Farm (15 Metres to South East of House), Little Gaddesden

Description: Barn at Hudnall Farm (15 Metres to South East of House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157715

OS Grid Reference: TL0047413037
OS Grid Coordinates: 500474, 213037
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8070, -0.5441

Location: Hudnall Lane, Little Gaddesden, Hertfordshire HP4 1QL

Locality: Little Gaddesden
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP4 1QL

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Listing Text

TL 01 SW (West side)

2/184 Barn at Hudnall Farm
- (15m to SE of house)


Barn. Early C17, N bay late C17. Timber frame on low brick sill, dark
weatherboarded with steep old red tile roofs, barn hipped at N end. A
4-bay barn facing W with gabled porch to 2nd bay from S and later
heavily framed one-bay extension at N end. Jowled posts and heavy curved
braces to tie-beams. Squint-butted scarf joint in wallplate.
Clasped-purlin collar and tie-beam roof with one purlin to each slope.
Butt-purlin roof in hipped N extension. Barn said to have been used
during World War II for HM George VI to lunch with his officers, when the
area was used for training. Winnowing door on E side of mid storey, and
high pitching doors to side bays.

Listing NGR: TL0047413037

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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