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Description: The Essex Barn at Hunsdon Lodge Farm 3 Metres North East of the Big Black Barn
Date Listed: 14 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 159944
OS Grid Reference: TL4245414366
OS Grid Coordinates: 542454, 214366
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8098, 0.0650
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TL 41 SW HUNSDON DRURY LANE
2/3 The Essex Barn at
Hunsdon Lodge Farm
14.4.83 3 metres NE of the
Big Black Barn
Barn. C18, roof rebuilt in early C19. Timberframed and
weatherboarded with a slated gabled roof. A 6-bay unaisled barn
facing S, with a projecting gabled porch off-centre to W flanked
by weatherboarded and slated lean-to terminating in a low gabled
cross wing near the E corner. Opposed double doors and high
boarded doors in the N side. continuous ventilation slot above b
lean-to to E of porch. Unjowled posts with rails tennoned in
line and long curved braces to the tie beams. A post central to
each gable end. A good example of a late timber framed barn,
specifically designed for its purpose. The lean-to parts on the
S are probably original. A long shelter shed, formerly extended
S from the E end of the S side. Part of the picturesque group of
tarred weatherboarded barns at Hunsdon Lodge Farm.
Listing NGR: TL4245414366
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Source: English Heritage
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