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East Range of Farm Buildings at Graveley Hall Farm Backing Onto Churchyard, Graveley

Description: East Range of Farm Buildings at Graveley Hall Farm Backing Onto Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 162620

OS Grid Reference: TL2349228085
OS Grid Coordinates: 523492, 228085
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9376, -0.2050

Location: Church Lane, Graveley, Hertfordshire SG4 7LR

Locality: Graveley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7LR

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Listing Text

TL 2328 (North side)

12/7 E range of farm buildings at Graveley
Hall Farm backing onto churchyard
11.2.74 (formerly listed as outbuildings at
Graveley Hall Farm)


Farm buildings incorporating the shell of a former jettied domestic
building near N end. C19 N shed: C17 or earlier former domestic building
now a stable, 3 bays C17 stable, and 5-bays Tithe Barn C16. Timber frame
on tarred brick sill, dark weatherboarded. Painted brick W wall to each
stable. Red brick gable wall at S end of range. Steep pitched old red
tile roofs. Barn formerly thatched now slated. Door central into N
stable a former 2-bays, 2-storeys domestic structure jettied on N end
facing the hall. It has jowled posts, convex curved tension braces,
paired tension braces flanking blocked window on N end, single purlin
with curved wind-braces, and holes for wattle-and-daub infill. 3-bays
lower stable adjoining on S now intercommunicates. 5-bays barn at S end
has central double-doors facing W. Jowled posts, mid-height rail, convex
curved tension braces, curved braces to cambered tie-beams, one purlin
on collar with inclined straight queen struts. Edge-halved scarf joints
with bridled butts in wallplates.

Listing NGR: TL2349228085

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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