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South Barn at Marlin Chapel Farm, Northchurch

Description: South Barn at Marlin Chapel Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157761

OS Grid Reference: SP9640507124
OS Grid Coordinates: 496405, 207124
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7545, -0.6047

Location: St Leonards, Buckinghamshire HP4 3UQ

Locality: Northchurch
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP4 3UQ

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Listing Text

SP 90 NE (North side)

3/229 South Barn at
6.11.86 Marlin Chapel Farm


Barn. Early C17. Timber frame on brick plinth, dark weatherboarded with
a steep red tiled roof. A tall 3-bay barn facing S with double doors in
the middle bay and wide winnowing door at rear. Stepped jowls to
bay-posts, unjowled posts at mid-bay and half-height rail staggered
between posts. Long straight braces to tie-beams. 2 purlins to each
slope, the upper clasped by collar and principal, the lower butt jointed
in staggered line. Heavy inclined struts to lower angles of trusses.
Straight wind-braces to upper purlins. Squint-butted scarf joint in
front wallplate. Farmhouse not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SP9640507124

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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