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Shelter Shed at Nine Ashes Farm 60 Metres North West of House, Hunsdon

Description: Shelter Shed at Nine Ashes Farm 60 Metres North West of House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159930

OS Grid Reference: TL4165613236
OS Grid Coordinates: 541656, 213236
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7998, 0.0529

Location: Acorn Street, Hunsdon, Hertfordshire SG12 8PL

Locality: Hunsdon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG12 8PL

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Listing Text

(east side)

8/9 Shelter Shed at
Nine Ashes Farm
- 60 metres NW of house


Shelter shed. Early C19. 9-bay shelter shed with 2-bay return
across S front of West Barn. Red brick rear wall to road in
English bond. Open front, arcaded to yard on S of West Barn.
Pitched slate roof on king post trusses with 1 purlin to each
slope. Between posts, the front arcade plate is propped by a
cambered timber set lower on the posts. Quadrant braces to tie
beams. A little-altered example of a traditional farm building,
and part of the complete group of farm buildings at Nine Ashes
described in the sale catalogue of 1898 as The Model Covered
Homestead (HRO). Important element linking stable and West Barn
alongside the road.

Listing NGR: TL4165613236

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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