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Main Barn at Harpendenbury Farm, Harpenden Rural

Description: Main Barn at Harpendenbury Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 July 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 163637

OS Grid Reference: TL1113613618
OS Grid Coordinates: 511136, 213618
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8102, -0.3893

Location: Harpenden Rural, Hertfordshire AL3 7QA

Locality: Harpenden Rural
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 7QA

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Listing Text

(south east side)

5/103 Main barn at Harpendenbury
23.7.79 (formerly listed as Barn about
80 yards SW of Harpendenbury
GV farnhouse).

Large monastic barn. C15 or early C16. Aisled construction.
Crown post roof. Weatherboarded. Plain tile roof. The ends
are half hipped with gablets. 2 recessed porches on E side. C20
single storey extension on S. 7 bays. Square crown posts with
curved longtitudinal braces to the collar purlin. Tie beams have
slightly curved braces to shouldered principals. Aisles have
shouldered wall posts with passing braces to principals. End
walls have mid height rails with tension braces above.

Listing NGR: TL1113613618

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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