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Description: Central Barn at Church Farm, 50 Metres to East of Farmhouse
Date Listed: 21 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 157896
OS Grid Reference: TL0289111215
OS Grid Coordinates: 502891, 211215
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7901, -0.5096
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GREAT GADDESDEN PIPERS HILL
TL 01 SW
3/117 Central Barn at
21.2.78 Church Farm, 50m to
East of farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Central Barn
GV at Church Farm)
Barn. Early C17. Timber frame on red brick sill wall, dark weather-
boarded, with steep old red tile roof. A tall barn of 5-bays, facing W,
with a gabled projecting porch to the middle bay. On a site sloping from
N to S. Jowled posts with unjowled mid-bay posts, and mid-height rail
jointed in-line. Curved braces to cambered tie-beams. Clasped-purlin
roof on queen-strut trusses with diminished straight principals and
straight wind-braces to single purlin in each slope. Wind-braces only at
gable ends and in middle bay. Squint-butted scarf joints in wallplates
and in each purlin next to truss.
Listing NGR: TL0289411216
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Source: English Heritage
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