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Latitude: 52.1913 / 52°11'28"N
Longitude: -0.3523 / 0°21'8"W
OS Eastings: 512730
OS Northings: 256059
OS Grid: TL127560
Mapcode National: GBR H2W.MR2
Mapcode Global: VHFQ3.V640
Entry Name: Barn Approximately 160 Metres West South West of Colesden Grange Farmhouse
Listing Date: 9 August 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1114137
English Heritage Legacy ID: 36633
Location: Wyboston, Chawston and Colesden, Bedford, MK44
Civil Parish: Wyboston, Chawston and Colesden
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Roxton
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 15 NW ROXTON COLESDEN
Barn approx 160 metres
West South West of
5/230 Colesden Grange Farmhouse
Barn . Probably C14, circa C17 midstrey and C17 or C18 extension.
Weatherboarded timber frame. Corrugated sheet steel roof with
jowled ends. 5-bay barn with aisles on east and west sides.
Midstrey added to east side in C17 to bay 2 from north end and
in C17/C18 a 2-bay extension was built on the north end.
The east side has large gabled midstrey to right of centre with
plank double doors and extension set back on right. The west side
has cart entrance to left of centre breaking eaves with raking
roof; extension set back on left.
Interior: The roof above the tie-beams has been replaced, but
below the structure is largely complete. Large jowled arcade and
aisle posts. Passing braces from aisle posts to tie beams halved
and lapped to the posts, tie-beam and aisle ties. Straight braces
from aisle post mortice and tenoned to arcade plates and aisle
ties. Wall studding with out mid rails and with straight tension
braces. Purlins corner rafters replaced. Clasped purlin to
midstrey. North extension has jowled wall posts but roof
Listing NGR: TL1273056059