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Barn Near Junction with Whitwell Road at Grid Reference Tl 1958 2391, Langley

Description: Barn Near Junction with Whitwell Road at Grid Reference Tl 1958 2391

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162843

OS Grid Reference: TL1958023910
OS Grid Coordinates: 519580, 223910
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9009, -0.2634

Locality: Langley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7RW

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Listing Text

(North side)

4/51 Barn near junction with
Whitwell Road at Grid
Ref TL 1958 2391


Barn. Early C17. Timber frame on high red brick sill, dark
weatherboarded, some corrugated sheeting at rear wall; steep pitched
roof now of slate. A tall 7-bay barn facing S with rear aisle surviving
in 3 eastern bays, and central double doorway on S. Step jowled posts,
straight braces to arcade plate, long straight braces to tie-beams.
Clasped-purlin roof with one purlin to each slope, long straight
inclined queen-posts widening to top, and (?) added long straight
wind-braces. Aisle has aisle ties to outer wallplate. Face-halved bladed
scarf joints in arcade plate. Gable trusses have collar with struts

Listing NGR: TL1958023910

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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