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Barn Immediately to the North East of Red House, Wissett

Description: Barn Immediately to the North East of Red House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282131

OS Grid Reference: TM3681479989
OS Grid Coordinates: 636814, 279989
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3667, 1.4771

Location: Wissett, Suffolk IP19 0JP

Locality: Wissett
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0JP

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Listing Text


5/57 Barn immediately to the
- north east of Red House


Barn. Early C17. Timber-framed and weatherboarded with clay pantiled roof. 3
bays, with an entry into the central bay. Full height studs, with arched
braces halved against them at the corners; straight tie-beams with very thin
supporting arched braces. Roof with one row of clasped purlins, windbraces,
and deep, narrow principal rafters. Vertical queen-struts from the tie-beams
are morticed and pegged into the rafters just below the junction of collar and
rafter in each truss, an unusual variant of the queen-post form.

Listing NGR: TM3681479989

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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