Description: Barn Immediately to the East of Shadowbarn Farmhouse
Date Listed: 27 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282243
OS Grid Reference: TM3357686345
OS Grid Coordinates: 633576, 286345
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4252, 1.4340
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ILKETSHALL ST. MARGARET
TM 38 NW
1/26 Barn immediately to the
- east of Shadowbarn
Barn. Late C17. Timber-framed and weatherboarded with clay pantiled roof.
Frame in 5 bays, with an entry into the middle bay on the south side only.
Full height studs bisected by steeply-angled primary braces; in the west end
wall the primary braces are in the form of St. Andrew's crosses. Moulded
post-heads with an ogeeform. The roof is in 10 bays, with deep narrow
principals and 2 rows of stepped butt purlins; the ends of the purlins are
pared-off, not tenoned. In the end bays, there are straight braces behind the
purlins, and the rafters are bisected in the same way as the studs. At the
east end, the barn overlaps an earlier timber-framed fragment, probably
originally aisled and storied: posts and braces to the wall-plates on each
Listing NGR: TM3357686345
Source: English Heritage
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