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Barn at Pirton Cottage to North East of Gatehouse, Pirton

Description: Barn at Pirton Cottage to North East of Gatehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163190

OS Grid Reference: TL1230632955
OS Grid Coordinates: 512306, 232955
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9837, -0.3661

Location: Shillington Road, Pirton, Hertfordshire SG5 3LZ

Locality: Pirton
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3LZ

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Listing Text

TL 13 SW (South side)
Apsley End

1/180 Barn at Pirton Cottage
- to NE of Gatehouse


Barn. Late C16, roof structure renewed, '1847' carved on tie-beam.
Timber frame on brick sill, dark weatherboarded with steep pitched roof
of composition tiles. A tall 7-bays barn with double doors in 2nd bay
from each end, and C19 one bay extension at W. Jowled posts, unjowled
mid-bay posts, mid-height rail jointed in-line, straight and S-curved
tension braces above rail. Edge-halved scarf joint in wallplates
with bridled butts and large face peg. Straight braces to tie-beams.
C19 queen-post timber roof trusses.

Listing NGR: TL1230632955

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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