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Barn About 35 Metres South East of Sandon Bury, Sandon

Description: Barn About 35 Metres South East of Sandon Bury

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162418

OS Grid Reference: TL3228934462
OS Grid Coordinates: 532289, 234462
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9929, -0.0747

Location: Rushden Road, Sandon, Hertfordshire SG9 0QS

Locality: Sandon
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0QS

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Listing Text

TL 33 SW
7/95 Barn about 35m
27.5.68 SE of Sandon Bury
(Formerly listed as
Barn at Sandonbury)
Aisled barn. C14 or earlier. Altered late C17 and C19. Timber frame,
rendered brick base. Weatherboarded and red brick clad. Slate roof. 6
bays with a shorter bay to end nearest road. End wall facing road is C17
brick with plinth, plat bands, 2 horizontal and an upper vertical oval
openings. Brick coped parapet to broad gable with kneelers. Inserted
windows in long sides with double doors in second bay facing yard.
Interior: large scantling to frame with slightly curved braces from
unjowled arcade posts to tie beams and arcade plates. Splayed and tabled
scarf joints in arcade plates. Passing braces with later reinforcing
braces inserted. Above tie beams renewed with struts to principals.
Originally had double aisle ties clasping wall plates, corner ties at
hipped ends. One stone and brick plinth across aisle to arcade post.
Studs, braces, mid rail in walling. C20 additions to right and to rear
not of special interest. (C.A. Hewett, AMS Transactions, Aisled Timber
Halls and Related Buildings, 1969, p.56: Pevsner 1977: RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3228934462

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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