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Barn 30 Yards South West of the Manor House, Frindsbury Extra

Description: Barn 30 Yards South West of the Manor House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 172884

OS Grid Reference: TQ7469470041
OS Grid Coordinates: 574694, 170041
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4025, 0.5101

Location: Upnor Road, Frindsbury Extra, Medway ME2 4UT

Locality: Frindsbury Extra
County: Medway
Country: England
Postcode: ME2 4UT

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Listing Text

TQ 77 SW
5/41 South side
Barn 30 yards south-west
of the Manor House

Barn. Circa 1300. Timber-framed on high flint plinth and weather-
boarded with plain tiled hipped roof. Small sky-lights to east.
Inset wagon entrance with doubled boarded doors at south end and cart
enclosure at south end of east side. Interior: 14 bays, aisled on
both sides and on ends with arcade posts on cills and long curved shores
lapped over aisle ties to arcade posts. Wall cills at higher level than
arcade cills. Wall plate with reversed assembly to outer walls and two
outer posts in each bay pegged alongside each other. Arcade posts with
long curved braces to arcade plates and tie-beams, and vertical and
horizontal blocking pieces. Plain crown-post, collar-purlin roof with two
long curved downward braces and two upward braces each. Collars morticed
and tenoned. Finely-cut scarf joints to arcade plates with four face
pegs and a key each. See Arch. Cant. Vol. LXXXI, 10, (S.E. Rigold).

Listing NGR: TQ7474870065

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Source: English Heritage

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