Description: Barn to the North of Orchard Farmhouse
Date Listed: 27 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282223
OS Grid Reference: TM3821787895
OS Grid Coordinates: 638217, 287895
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4371, 1.5033
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ILKETSHALL ST. ANDREW CLARKE'S LANE
TM 38 NE
2/7 Barn to the north of
- Orchard Farmhouse
Barn. Early C18. In red brick, laid in English Bond; double Roman tiles.
The gable walls above tie-beam level are timber-framed and weatherboarded.
Square ventilation openings on the long and end walls. 3 bays, with the entry
into the middle bay; a contemporary porch on the north side. Inside, the bay
divisions are marked by straight, unbraced tie-beams. The roof is in 7 bays
arranged 3:1:3, with the central bay much wider than the rest. 2 rows of
stepped butt purlins; straight windbraces in the 2nd, 3rd, 5th and 6th bays
inclined inwards to the middle bay; large, deep principal rafters, common
rafters set flat, and a deep, narrow ridge-piece. The barn is set sideways-on
to the road.
Listing NGR: TM3821787895
Source: English Heritage
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