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North Barn at Staples Cottage (20 Metres to North West of House), Aston

Description: North Barn at Staples Cottage (20 Metres to North West of House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 159581

OS Grid Reference: TL2766519746
OS Grid Coordinates: 527665, 219746
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8617, -0.1474

Location: Raffin Green Lane, Datchworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6RN

Locality: Aston
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG3 6RN

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/5 North Barn at
Staples Cottage
24.11.66 (20m to NW of house)


Barn. Mid Cl7. Timber frame on low red brick sill, dark
weatherboarded with a steep pitched roof now covered in small
slates. A tall 3-bay barn facing E with double doors in the
middle bay and only a small winnowing door in the gabled rear
porch. Unjowled posts with straight tension braces at corners
and flanking mid bay running down to the mid-height rail tennoned
in line. Heavy tie-beams with long curved braces. Collar-beam,
clasped-purlin roof withdiagonal struts from corner to
purlin in the plane of the roof. Wide bays each with a central

Listing NGR: TL2766519746

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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