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Barn at Entrance to Green Farm on East Side of Green, St Paul's Walden

Description: Barn at Entrance to Green Farm on East Side of Green

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162909

OS Grid Reference: TL1641821559
OS Grid Coordinates: 516418, 221559
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8805, -0.3101

Location: Law Hall Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 8JE

Locality: St Paul's Walden
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 8JE

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Listing Text


4/117 Barn at entrance to
Green Farm on E side
of Green


Crosswing of house, converted to a barn. C16, converted in C17. Timber
frame on brick sill, frame exposed with brick infill on S and part of W
side, dark weatherboarded elsewhere. Steep pitched roof, boarded and
covered in corrugated iron. A 2-bays structure with jowled posts,
mid-height rail jointed in-line, 5 panels to S bay: 4 to N bay with the
brackets to the wallplate at N to carry a former projected N gable
truss. Double-curved wind-braces to S corner. Holes for wattle infill
panels under wallplate. Cranked braces to central truss with collar and
inclined queen-struts. Clasped-purlin type roof. Added C17 N frame has
step-jowls, straight braces to tie-beam and a central post, and
staggered mid-height rail. Gabled porch added on E side of N bay.

Listing NGR: TL1641821559

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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