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Aisled Barn at Anstey Bury (65 Meters to North-North-West of House), Anstey

Description: Aisled Barn at Anstey Bury (65 Meters to North-North-West of House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160247

OS Grid Reference: TL4111532072
OS Grid Coordinates: 541115, 232072
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9692, 0.0528

Location: Anstey, Hertfordshire SG9 0DE

Locality: Anstey
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0DE

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Listing Text

(South side)

2/26 Aisled Barn at
- Anstey Bury
(65 m to NNW of house)


Barn. C16, roof of S aisle raised in C18/early C19. Timber frame on old
red brick sill in English bond, dark weatherboarded with a steep hipped
roof with gablet, now of corrugated asbestos. A 3-bay, aisled barn
facing S with S double doors in middle bay. Jowled posts to aisles and
arcade with curved tension braces in walls. Curved braces to cambered
tie-beams and arcade plates. Spur sill walls and plates support arcade
posts. Clasped-purlin roof with single purlin. Aisle-ties and front
wallplate retained when S aisle heightened and aisle roof given a
flatter pitch. Unusual scarf joint used in arcade plates with vertical
tenon and slanting butts.

Listing NGR: TL4111532072

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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