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Big Barn at Corneybury, Wyddial

Description: Big Barn at Corneybury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160367

OS Grid Reference: TL3582230783
OS Grid Coordinates: 535822, 230783
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9590, -0.0247

Location: Wyddial, Hertfordshire SG9 9RS

Locality: Wyddial
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9RS

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Listing Text

(East side)

1/146 Big Barn at
- Corneybury


Barn. Early C17. Timber frame weatherboarded with steep pitched roof,
half-hipped at E, now slated. A 5-bay aisled barn facing S with gabled
central S porch and double doors in rear-wall opposite. Heavy square
jowled arcade posts carried on spur sill-walls. Long curved braces to
cambered tie-beams. Aisle-ties with curved braces from jowled
wall-posts. Clasped-purlin roof with collars and one purlin in each
slope. Face-halved bladed scarf joints in arcade plates over posts.
Spaced battens under eaves for ventilation. C20 shed attached on S not
of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL3582230783

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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