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Large Barn at Claylane Farm on West Side of Yard, Sawbridgeworth

Description: Large Barn at Claylane Farm on West Side of Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 160887

OS Grid Reference: TL4738415370
OS Grid Coordinates: 547384, 215370
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8175, 0.1369

Location: 106 W Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 0BW

Locality: Sawbridgeworth
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM21 0BW

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Large Barn at
Claylane Farm
on W side of yard
TL 473 153:4/13
C16, S end extended in C18. Tall 7 bay timberframed weatherboarded barn at
right angles to road and facing E. Roof covered in corrugated iron.
Brick base. 2 projecting gabled porches on W in 3rd and 6th bays from N.
Double doors opposite on E side. Heavy C16 timbering at higher S end with
massive jowled posts; tension bracing halved over outside of studs, and
long curved braces to cambered tie beam. Grooves for wattle infill
between wall studs. Queen strut purlin roof reconstructed. C18,5 bay
extension to N with unjowled posts, staggered-rails, curved braces to
flat tie beams. Interior shows laths fixed over wall studs before
weatherboards were fixed and plaster applied from inside. Of special
structural interest combining early and late framing systems in one

Listing NGR: TL4738415370

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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