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Description: Two Adjacent Barns at Roe End Farm (45 Metres to South West of House)
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157966
OS Grid Reference: TL0471615767
OS Grid Coordinates: 504716, 215767
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8307, -0.4818
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MARKYATE ROE END LANE
TL 01 NW
1/187 Two adjacent barns
- at Roe End Farm
(45M to SW of house)
2 adjacent barns. W barn late C16: E barn early C17. Timber frames on
low brick sills, dark weatherboarded, with steep pitched roofs now
covered in green painted corrugated iron. 2 tall barns in-line, each
with a gabled projection on the S side. W barn taller, of 4 bays with
gabled S porch in 2nd bay from E. Jowled bay-posts, unjowled mid-bay
posts, staggered mid-height rail, long straight braces to cambered
tie-beams, inclined straight queen-posts carrying a single
clasped-purlin in each slope. Edge-halved scarf with bridled butts in
wallplate. E barn of 4 bays with double doors in N in 2nd bay from E and
gabled projection to rear of same bay. Jowled bay-posts, unjowled
mid-bay posts, mid-height rail in-line, straight braces to wallplate,
long straight braces to cambered tie-beams, slender inclined straight
queen-posts carrying a single clasped-purlin in each slope, straight
wind-braces at gable ends. Separate framed wall originally against W
barn with collar-and-queen-strut truss and mortices for wall studs under
tie-beam. Squint butted bare-faced tenon scarf joint in wallplate.
Important features in landscape and in farmstead group.
Listing NGR: TL0471615767
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Source: English Heritage
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