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West Barn at Wakeley Farm (50 Metres to West South West of House), Westmill

Description: West Barn at Wakeley Farm (50 Metres to West South West of House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161391

OS Grid Reference: TL3409026797
OS Grid Coordinates: 534090, 226797
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9236, -0.0515

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/2 West Barn at
Wakeley Farm
- (50m to WSW of house)


Barn, now tractor shed and lean-to shelter shed. Late C18,
shelter shed early C19. Timber frame weatherboarded barn on red
brick sill (renewed) with steep roof now slated. Timber framed
shelter with posts along open front, weatherboarded ends and
slate roof continuing barn roof at lower pitch. 5-bay barn
facing N with lean-to on S side. Barn has double doorway on N
(blocked) and small winnowing door on S. Alternately jowled and
unjowled posts. Straight braces to tie-beams of queen strut
clasped-purlin roof. Each wall panel braced to centre. 5 bay
shelter shed with curved braces from posts to front wallplate.
C20 opening in W end of barn.

Listing NGR: TL3409026797

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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