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Gosmore Barn, Benington

Description: Gosmore Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 159608

OS Grid Reference: TL3103622790
OS Grid Coordinates: 531036, 222790
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8883, -0.0974

Location: Hebing End, Benington, Hertfordshire SG2 7DD

Locality: Benington
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7DD

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Listing Text

(north side)

4/23 Gosmore Barn
Nos 1, and 2
24.11.66 (formerly listed as
Outbuildings of
Gosmores Farmhouse)


Barn with sheds attached, now 2 houses. Later Cl7 barn with
early C19 lower wings, converted to 2 houses in 1980's. Timber
frame on red brick sill (renewed). Frame exposed with white
panels. E range has flint rear wall with brick piers facing the
lane. Steep old red tile roof, hipped at E. Wings slated with
hipped ends. Former double barn faces S with 2 gabled porches
and lower ranges run southward from each end. Each house has
half with entrance recessed in gabled porch, 2 gabled dormers at
the eaves and a window below each. 2-light casement windows.
Red brick chimneys at centre of block, at W gable and on the rear
roofslope at NE. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL3103622790

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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