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Barn in Former Mill Yard 50 Metres to North East of Number 16, St Paul's Walden

Description: Barn in Former Mill Yard 50 Metres to North East of Number 16

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162931

OS Grid Reference: TL1878021050
OS Grid Coordinates: 518780, 221050
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8754, -0.2760

Location: High Street, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 8AH

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

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Listing Text

(North side)

12/139 Barn in former mill yard
50M to NE of No. 16


Barn. Late C16 or early C17. Timber frame on low brick sill, dark
weatherboarded and with a steeply pitched roof now of corrugated
iron. A low 3-bays barn facing S into yard with double door opening in
middle bay on S. Heavy jowled posts and long heavy curved braces to
cambered tie-beams. Face-halved scarf in rear wallplate. Heavy straight
inclined queen-posts support a single purlin in each roof slope. Simple
splayed scarf joint in purlin over truss. Long tension braces from
corner posts to sill-beam. C18/C19 small quadrant braces to door frame.

Listing NGR: TL1878021050

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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