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Barn Near Morry House, East Sutton

Description: Barn Near Morry House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 174225

OS Grid Reference: TQ8374749753
OS Grid Coordinates: 583747, 149753
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2174, 0.6297

Location: Morry Lane, East Sutton, Kent ME17 3DR

Locality: East Sutton
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 3DR

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:

TQ 84 NW
Barn near Morry House

Barn. Late C15 or early C16. 3-bay barn altered and extended by 2 bays in late
C18 and early C19 when an L-shaped 5-bay cart lodge and outshut were added and
rmch restored in late C20. Timber-framed barn on brick plinth with some C20
brick up to midrail, plastered above with curved tension braces visible and dorm
braces to east elevation. North elevation partially weather-boarded. South
elevation has late C18 or early Cl9 weatherboarded outshut and hipped cart
entrance with double door. Roof now covered in corrugated iron. Interior has
jowled posts but the tie beams have been moved from their original positions and
no longer have arched braces. Rafters with no ridge piece and collar beam to
about two thirds of the original part. C18 extension of 2 bays is positioned
between the bays and the end bay has several reused timbers and bolted knees.
Midrail and diagonal braces to wall plate and staggered purlins to roof. Later
ridge piece inserted. North elevation has plank door with pintle hinges.
Outshuts have stock pens.

Listing NGR: TQ8374749753

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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