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Description: Barn About 50 Metres East of Old Herstfield Farmhouse
Date Listed: 19 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 174779
OS Grid Reference: TQ7660247722
OS Grid Coordinates: 576602, 147722
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2014, 0.5265
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TQ 74 NE MARDEN STAPLEHURST ROAD
2/116 Barn about 50 metres
east of Old Hertsfield
Barn. C15 or early C16. Timber framed, weatherboarded, on ragstone plinth.
Plain tile roof. 4 timber-framed bays, with midstrey to second bay from
north. South end bay shorter than rest. Steeply-pitched hipped roof with
gablets. Low gabled weatherboarded porch to east. Lean-tos to east and west
sides of two south bays. Single-storey C19 weatherboarded cattle shelter with
plain tile roof, running east from north end, open to south side with posts
on tapering padstones, and retaining wooden feeding troughs at time of re-
survey. Interior: gunstock jowls to principal posts. Arch-braced tie-beams.
Plain crown posts, each with two foot and two head braces. Lapped collars.
Full-height intermediate posts to bays flanking midstrey. Stave, lath and
daub infilling above midrail to east side of two south bays. Tension braces.
Threshing - floor brace.
Listing NGR: TQ7653347724
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Source: English Heritage
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