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Barn About 50 Metres South East of Duckhurst Farmhouse, Staplehurst

Description: Barn About 50 Metres South East of Duckhurst Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174545

OS Grid Reference: TQ7763044585
OS Grid Coordinates: 577630, 144585
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1729, 0.5396

Location: Clapper Lane, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0JS

Locality: Staplehurst
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 0JS

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SE (South-east

3/79 Barn about
50 metres


Barn, now store. Later C17. Timber framed, weatherboarded, with
corrugated iron roof. 4 timber-framed bays, built at right-angles
to road. Hipped roof. Low double doors to third timber-framed bay
from left (east). C19 single-storey 2-bay addition to left.
Interior: gunstock jowls to principal posts. Arch-braced tie-beams.
Clasped purlin roof with scarcely-diminishing principal rafters.
Re-used rafters from a lapped collar roof. Tension braces to walls.
Edge-halved scarf-joints to wall-plates. Re-used posts and studding
from a medieval building. C19 addition subdivided into 4 loose-
boxes, with wooden feeding troughs. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ7763044585

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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