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White Posts, Barley

Description: White Posts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162555

OS Grid Reference: TL3991738717
OS Grid Coordinates: 539917, 238717
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0292, 0.0381

Location: High Street, Barley, Hertfordshire SG8 8HY

Locality: Barley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG8 8HY

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Listing Text

TL 3938 (West side)

7/99 White Posts


House. Mid to late C16 with C18 additions. Restored 1976. Timber frame,
roughcast. Steeply pitched tiled roof. 4 bays, 2 storeys with 1 bay 1
storey additions at both ends. Continuous jetty to front on original
block. Entrance to left. C20 2 light small pane flush frame casements.
Sprocket eaves. Central and right windows are broadly spaced with a
ridge stack between. Right end has an originally external stack, now in
a 1 storey gabled outshut set back slightly. Similar outshut to left has
a stack at left end. C20 casements to rear, a gabled dormer to rear of
right outshut. Interior: original 4 centred arched doorcase, inner
hollow and outer cyma mouldings, herringbone in English bond fireplace,
chamfered bearers, stop chamfered joists, jowled posts, first floor
curved passing tension braces, clasped purlin roof. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3991738717

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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