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Barn Range at Bridle Ways, Langley

Description: Barn Range at Bridle Ways

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162852

OS Grid Reference: TL1983223932
OS Grid Coordinates: 519832, 223932
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9011, -0.2597

Location: B651, Langley, Hertfordshire SG4 7PT

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

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Listing Text


4/60 Barn range at
20.1.88 Bridle Ways

Range of 2 barns, now garage and store. E part late C16 or early C17, W
part C17. Timber frame on low brick sills, dark weatherboarded with
steep old red tile roofs. E part a tall 3-bays barn with doors in middle
bay facing S with rear door in same bay. Clasped-purlin roof with collar
and queen-struts gable truss. W bay divided by C20 partition. Cast iron
lattice casement windows in upper part of walls. Wider 4-bays W part has
lower part of S side open on brick piers, and cladding removed from
lower part of back wall giving views over countryside. Swept jowled
posts, long straight braces to heavy cambered tie-beams. Long inclined
queen-posts support single clasped-purlin in each roofslope. Old flat
rafters. 2-light cast iron lattice casement windows in end and upper
wall of each bay. Marks of applied white painted boards to W gable in
form of a V-shaped roof truss probably applied by E.L. Lutyens when he
retained the barn range as part of his scheme c.1911 at Hill End (now
Langley End).

Listing NGR: TL1983223932

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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