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Aisled Barn at Alswick Hall 60 Meter to North-North-West of Hall, Buntingford

Description: Aisled Barn at Alswick Hall 60 Meter to North-North-West of Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159743

OS Grid Reference: TL3769429484
OS Grid Coordinates: 537694, 229484
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9468, 0.0020

Location: Hare Street Road, Buntingford, Hertfordshire SG9 9HW

Locality: Buntingford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9HW

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/10 Aisled barn at Alswick
Hall 60 m to NNW of Hall


Barn. Early C17. Timber frame on red brick sills, dark
weatherboarded with a steep half-hipped roof now of corrugated
iron. A tall 5-bay aisled barn facing S with central porch under
a swept roof. Massive jowled posts with braces to arcade plate
and tie-beams stand on spur walls carrying sole-plates. Inclined
queen-post roof (no collars) with clasped purlins. Thin rafters
for thatch. Curved tension braces in end walls and jowled wall-
posts in aisles carrying aisle-ties. Elm weatherboarding or
stuccoed brickwork in parts on S. Face-halved bladed scarf joint
in arcade plate over post.

Listing NGR: TL3769429484

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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