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West Barn at Great Barwick Farm (50 Metres to West of House), Standon

Description: West Barn at Great Barwick Farm (50 Metres to West of House)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 160994

OS Grid Reference: TL3849218880
OS Grid Coordinates: 538492, 218880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8513, 0.0093

Location: Gore Lane, Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1DB

Locality: Standon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1DB

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Listing Text

(west side)

4/8 West Barn at
Great Barwick Farm
(50m to W of house)

Barn. C14 or earlier, roof altered in C18. Timber frame on red
brick sills, tarred outside, dark weatherboarded under a steep
hipped roof (gablet remains at N) now covered in corrugated iron.
A high 5-bay aisled barn with silts and base-plates extending out
to support the feet of the aisle posts. Gabled porch in centre of
E side. Posts and aisle-ties trenched for passing-braces rising
to tie beams. Square-section curved braces to arcade plates and
tie beams. Heavy jowled posts and aisle ties have expanded ends.
Stop-splayed scarf with under-squinted butts and 5 face-pegs in
arcade plate. Jowled heads to aisle posts. Side-walls raised
one and a half metres. C18 queen-strut steep clasped-purlin

Listing NGR: TL3849218880

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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