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Barn Group Around Courtyard at Tilekiln Farm, Weston

Description: Barn Group Around Courtyard at Tilekiln Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 162725

OS Grid Reference: TL2585828154
OS Grid Coordinates: 525858, 228154
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9377, -0.1706

Location: Weston, Hertfordshire SG4 7BS

Locality: Weston
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7BS

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Listing Text

TL 22 NE
5/113 Barn Group around
3.4.75 courtyard at
Tilekiln Farm


Barn group. C17. Timber frame on low brick sill, dark weatherboarded,
chequered brick wall on W side, steep old red tile roofs. A tall
U-shaped range forming the N, E and northern half of W side of farm
courtyard linked to N wing of farmhouse at SW. N range a 5-bays barn
with gabled N porch in middle with opposed double doors. Jowled posts,
unjowled mid-bay posts, staggered mid-height rail, long straight braces
to cambered tie-beams. Single purlin to each roofslope carried on
queen-posts. Lower hipped lean-to open sheds on S in corner of court.
Contemporary E and W ranges overlap ends of N barn and present gables to
N 2-storeys granary and dairy in W range. Barn in E range with gabled
porch on E with opposed double doors. Similar construction to N barn.
Long strait braces in walls. Face halved bladed scarf joints in
wallplates over bay posts.

Listing NGR: TL2585828154

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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