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Description: East Barn at New Wellbury Farm
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163142
OS Grid Reference: TL1393229387
OS Grid Coordinates: 513932, 229387
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9513, -0.3436
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OFFLEY WELLBURY PARK
TL 12 NW (East side)
4/132 East Barn at
- New Wellbury Farm
Barn. C17. Timber frame on red brick sill in English-bond, dark
weatherboarded with steep pitched half-hipped roof now of corrugated
iron but with thin spars for thatch. A tall 6-bays barn, used as 2
3-bays barns, facing W. Later partition in middle without masonry sill.
Swept jowls to posts, long curved braces to cambered tie-beams,
mid-height rail tenoned in-line. Clasped-purlin roof with one purlin to
each slope supported on slightly inclined queen-posts thickening to the
head, splayed scarf joints to purlin. Slots for wind-braces now missing.
Face-halved bladed scarf joints in wallplate next to post. Small
winnowing doors on E in 2nd bay from each end.
Listing NGR: TL1393229387
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Source: English Heritage
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