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Barn to the East of South Elmham Hall, St Cross, South Elmham

Description: Barn to the East of South Elmham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 282350

OS Grid Reference: TM3076983350
OS Grid Coordinates: 630769, 283350
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3995, 1.3908

Location: St Cross South Elmham, Suffolk IP20 0PX

Locality: St Cross, South Elmham
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP20 0PX

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Listing Text

The following item shall be added:

TM 38 SW Barn to the East of
South Elmham Hall

4/88 II


Barn. C16. Timber-framed and weatherboarded; corrugated iron roofing. Frame in
5 bays with very substantial studding; no middle rail; arched braces halved against
the outside of the studs. One original double door entry on the north side.
Straight tie-beams to trusses, with long supporting arched braces in situ. Unusual
queen-post roof: the queen-posts of oblong section, without jowls, morticed into the
soffits of the arcade plates, and the collar above straight and narrow with
chamfered edges, birds-mouth-jointed over the arcade plates. Arched braces from
queen-posts to arcade plates, and arched tension braces from queen-posts to tie
beams. A late C17 full height porch added on the rear of the barn has primary
braces, and a roof with one row of slightly stepped butt purlins, pared off at the

Listing NGR: TM3076983350

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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