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Description: Barn About 40 Metres North East of Lower Street Farmhouse
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179581
OS Grid Reference: TQ5460948168
OS Grid Coordinates: 554609, 148168
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2118, 0.2121
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HILDENBOROUGH LOWER STREET (south side)
TQ 54 NW
4/146 Barn about 40m north east
- of Lower Street Farmhouse
Barn. Probably late C17. Framed construction, clad in weatherboarding; rear
outshut wall rebuilt in brick; peg-tile roof.
Plan: North facing, slightly set back from the road and sited north west of
the farmhouse. Rectangular on plan, 5 bays, with opposed threshing doors and
Exterior: Single storey with a later loft introduced at the east end. Roof
half-hipped at the right end, gabled at the left end. Full-height paired
doors in the centre.
Interior: The rear outshuts are divided from the main part of the barn by
weatherboarded partitions. Straight braces to the wall-frame bays.
Roof: Tie beam and queen strut roof with staggered butt purlins, the tie
beams supported on jowled wall posts with braces between post and tie.
Group value with Lower Street farmhouse, which is in separate ownership.
Listing NGR: TQ5433948339
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Source: English Heritage
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