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Beggars Barn, Framfield

Description: Beggars Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 297075

OS Grid Reference: TQ5104521378
OS Grid Coordinates: 551045, 121378
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9720, 0.1500

Location: Pound Lane, Framfield, East Sussex TN22 5RT

Locality: Framfield
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN22 5RT

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Beggars Barn
TQ 52 SW
2. Barn and cart shed. C18. Timber frame faced with weatherboard on rubble
plinth (north east end) and brick plinth (south west end). Half hipped tiled
roof continued as catslide over shed on south east side. Three bay threshing
barn with central waggon doorways: full height waggon doorway with fragments
of double boarded doorways on north west side: low doorway leading to shed
in opposite wall. Jowelled bay posts, intermediate posts in the side bays
and end walls, intermediate rails between posts except in north west walls
of side bays, stud panels with tension bracing, corner ties to wall plates.
Curved braces to principal beams. Trusses have dwarf queen posts to principal
rafters. Collar roof with clasped through purlins. In north east end wall
a boarded door, and a boarded pitching door above intermediate rail. Five
bay cart shed with wide central bay: timber posts on masonry pedestals, curved
braces to bressumer. One post renewed without pedestal or braces. Adjoining
storage shed not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TQ5104521378

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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