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Description: Barn at Wants End Farm
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162819
OS Grid Reference: TL1616124594
OS Grid Coordinates: 516161, 224594
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9078, -0.3128
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TL 12 SE KINGS WALDEN LEY GREEN
4/27 Barn at
Wants End Farm
Barn. C17. Timber frame on brick sill, dark weatherboarded, with steep
pitched tiled roof. A tall 3-bays barn, at rear of yard facing S, with
double doors in middle bay and rear outshut to that bay under a catslide
extension of the main roof. Very heavy jowled posts, unjowled mid-bay
posts, staggered mid-height rail, long cranked braces to tie-beams of
clasped-purlin roof. Face-halved bladed scarf joints in wallplates over
posts. C19 king-post trusses inserted alongside older trusses to take
part of load.
Listing NGR: TL1616124594
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Source: English Heritage
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