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Barn About 35 Metres North North West of Nos 3 and 4 West Pikefish Cottages, Yalding

Description: Barn About 35 Metres North North West of Nos 3 and 4 West Pikefish Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174979

OS Grid Reference: TQ6945047409
OS Grid Coordinates: 569450, 147409
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2008, 0.4241

Location: Pikefish Lane, Yalding, Kent ME18 6BH

Locality: Yalding
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME18 6BH

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Listing Text

TQ 64 NE
(west side)
Barn about 35
metres north-
north-west of
Nos. 3 and 4
West Pikefish

Barn. Early C19, with early-to-mid C19 addition. Timber framed,
weatherboarded, with half-hipped plain tile roof. Red and grey brick
plinth, in English bond to east section, Flemish bond to west section.
3 early C19 timber-framed bays, built at right-angles to road, with a
further 4 bays added to west in early-to-mid C19. Midstreys to centre
of east section, and to third bay from west end. Full-height double
doors to north, lower doors to south. Semi-open lean-to or cattle
stalls to south side. Interior: long cut jowls to principal posts.
Short arch braces to tie-beams. Clasped-purlin roof with diminishing
principal rafters. Vertical queen struts to collars. Ridge piece.
Intermediate collars, with long braces to centre from rafters.
Intermediate wall-posts. Straight tension braces to each half bay above
and below midrail. West section similar to east, but with smaller-
scantling timber. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ6942447269

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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