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Barn About 80 Metres North of Hoo Hall, Hoo

Description: Barn About 80 Metres North of Hoo Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286570

OS Grid Reference: TM2557759396
OS Grid Coordinates: 625577, 259396
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1866, 1.2986

Location: Church Lane, Hoo, Suffolk IP13 7QT

Locality: Hoo
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7QT

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

TM 25 NE
Barn about 80 metres
north of Hoo Hall

Note:This barn is depicted on the Boo Hall estate map dated 1837.
Barn. Circa early C19. Weatherboarded timber frame with tall red brick flint
panelled plinth. Clay pantile roof with gabled ends. Plan : 9 roof bays with
midstrey on north side of bays 4 and 5. Large C20 lean-to shed on north side.
Exterior : The south side has double doors to the left of centre to about 2/3
height, C20 inserted hatch either side and doorway at right hand end. Later
C19 open-front cart-shed attached to front of left hand end. At the rear
(north) the weatherboarded gabled midstrey to right of centre and large
corrugated iron C20 lean-to shed to left of the midstrey. Interior : Some
earlier reused material including wall-posts, tie-beams, wall and sole-plates
and possibly some of the studding. Vertical studding between the wall-posts
with long straight braces and no mid-rail. The sole-plate is on a tall brick
and flint plinth. Curved knees and brackets under the tie-beams either side
of the threshing floor. The 5 tie-beams do not correspond with the roof bays.
Pegged soft-wood butt-purlin roof, the common rafters resting on the backs of
the purlins with a ridge-board at the apex. The collars are mortice and tenoned
to the principal rafters.

Listing NGR: TM2557759396

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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