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Gaylors Barn (40 Metres to South of Old Gaylors), Westmill

Description: Gaylors Barn (40 Metres to South of Old Gaylors)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161349

OS Grid Reference: TL3679227133
OS Grid Coordinates: 536792, 227133
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9259, -0.0121

Location: Cherry Green Lane, Westmill, Hertfordshire SG9 9LG

Locality: Westmill
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9LG

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Listing Text

Westmill village
(east side)
Gaylors Barn
(40m to S of Old Gaylors)


Barn. Early C18, roof early C19. Timber frame weatherboarded on
low red brick sill. Low pitched slate roof. An unusually wide-
span (approximately 9m) tall unaisled barn of 7 bays with double-
doorways in the 3rd and 6th bays from W. Faces N into farmyard.
5 reused jowled posts, mid-height rails tennoned in line, and
straight tension bracing. Deep curved braces to tie beams. The
early C19 roof structure has a single purlin in each slope
supported on short inclined queen-struts and further braced by
straight braces from the tie-beam in the same plane as the
struts. Small curved collar between principals.

Listing NGR: TL3679227133

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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