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North and East Barn Ranges at Westbury Farm Alongside School Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Offley, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9311 / 51°55'51"N

Longitude: -0.3414 / 0°20'28"W

OS Eastings: 514137

OS Northings: 227143

OS Grid: TL141271

Mapcode National: GBR H5Z.Y8D

Mapcode Global: VHGNR.1QDG

Entry Name: North and East Barn Ranges at Westbury Farm Alongside School Lane

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103179

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163135

Location: Offley, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Offley

Built-Up Area: Great Offley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Offley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

OFFLEY SCHOOL LANE
TL 1427 (West side)
Great Offley

12/125 North and East barn
- ranges at Westbury Farm
alongside School Lane

GV II

Ranges of barns. C17, roofs of N range altered in C19. Timber frame on
low brick sill, dark weatherboarded, with steep pitched roofs E range
now of corrugated asbestos N range slated, S end of E range half hipped.
S barn a 4-bays, single-aisled barn facing W. Jowled posts, straight
braces to tie-beams and arcade plate, mid-height rail in walls tenoned
in-line. Clasped-purlin roof with 2 purlins to each slope, the upper on
a high collar in each truss, the lower on inclined straight queen-posts.
Aisle with aisle-ties on W side has been rebuilt with higher wall,
flatter-pitched slated roof and double doors presumably on site of
original gabled porch. Lower N barn has 2 aisles, the W aisle rebuilt,
similar to other barn, some stepped, some swept jowls to pairs of arcade
posts, curved braces to tie-beams, edge-halved scarf joint in wallplate.
Single clasped purlin to each slope on inclined straight queen-posts.
Long N range adjoining similar but roof structure renewed at steep pitch
in C19.


Listing NGR: TL1413727143

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