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Barn and Attached Farm Buildingsat Channocks Farm 30 Metres North North West of House, Gilston

Description: Barn and Attached Farm Buildingsat Channocks Farm 30 Metres North North West of House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159923

OS Grid Reference: TL4456313361
OS Grid Coordinates: 544563, 213361
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8002, 0.0951

Location: Gilston, Hertfordshire CM20 2RL

Locality: Gilston
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM20 2RL

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Listing Text

(north side)

2/37 Barn and attached Farm
Buildings at Channocks
- Farm 30 metres NNW of


Barn and farm buildings attached. '1854' on quatrefoil datestone
in S gable of middle range. An E-plan group with a tall 10-bay
timberframed weatherboarded double barn lying E-W and 3 white
brick lower ranges extending southward at right angles defining a
horse yard on the W end and a cattle yard on the E. Gabled slate
roofs and a gabled porch on the S side of the barn projecting
into each yard. Double doors in each porch and corresponding
large doorway with sliding doors in N side. High boarded doors
for pitching into the bays flanking the doors. Queen strut roof
with curved knee-braces to tie beams. Clasped purlin structure.
Brick ranges partly open fronted to yards. A group of model farm
buildings dating from John Hodgson's rebuilding on the Gilston
Park Estate, possibly designed by P C Hardwick, his architect. A
little-altered group of model farm buildings of 1854. Part of a
group with the contemporary farmhouse.

Listing NGR: TL4456313361

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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