Description: Barn 20 Metres West of St Briavels
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280716
OS Grid Reference: TM0097962550
OS Grid Coordinates: 600979, 262550
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2245, 0.9411
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WETHERDEN STOWMARKET ROAD
TM 06 SW
- Barn 20m west of
Barn, C16 with alterations of c.1800. 5 bays. Timber-framed and
weatherboarded. Glazed pantiled roof, once thatched. A gabled porch with
boarded barn doors at centre of north side. A pair of boarded doors in
opposite wall. Side walls have heavy arch windbraced studding of C16, widely
spaced at centre 3 bays; end bays added in c.1800. Clasped purlin roof of
c.1800. Several storey posts and at least 2 tie beams are reused from a barn
of early C14 or C13; this building from jointing evidence must have had upper
passing braces above tie beam braces, and was also aisled. A number of reused
medieval rafters. St. Briavels, formerly known as Martin's Farmhouse, is not
included in this list.
Listing NGR: TM0097962550
Source: English Heritage
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