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Barn at Grove Farm (30 Metres to North East of House), Flamstead

Description: Barn at Grove Farm (30 Metres to North East of House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157819

OS Grid Reference: TL0739313447
OS Grid Coordinates: 507393, 213447
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8094, -0.4437

Location: Puddephat's Lane, Flamstead, Hertfordshire AL3 8AZ

Locality: Flamstead
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 8AZ

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Listing Text

TL 01 SE
(South side)
4/45 Barn at Grove Farm
- (30M to NE of house)


Barn. C16. Timber frame on low brick sill, dark weatherboarded with very
steep pitched roof formerly thatched but now of corrugated asbestos. A
tall, 3-bays barn facing W into yard, with tall double doors to middle
bay. Catslide rear extension in middle and S bays. Heavy chamfered jowls
to bay-posts, unjowled mid-bay posts, mid-height rail jointed in-line.
Straight braces to tie-beams and to wallplates in middle bay. Straight
tension-braces above mid-height rail in walls. Inclined straight struts
to collars of clasped-purlin roof structure. Simple splayed scarf joints
in purlins. Winnowing door to rear of middle bay. Strainer collars
between purlins at mid-bay. Series of joint assembly numbers. Unusual
edge-halved scarf joint in wallplate with off-centre bridled butts and
2 heavy face-pegs.

Listing NGR: TL0739313447

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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