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Latitude: 51.9022 / 51°54'7"N
Longitude: -0.2872 / 0°17'13"W
OS Eastings: 517938
OS Northings: 224010
OS Grid: TL179240
Mapcode National: GBR H6G.L78
Mapcode Global: VHGNY.ZG14
Entry Name: East Barn at Preston Hill
Listing Date: 8 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1176739
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162898
Location: Preston, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Preston
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 1724 PRESTON PRESTON HILL
8/106 East barn at
Barn. C17. Timber frame on low brick sill, dark weatherboarded with
steep pitched roof now slated. A tall 5-bays barn facing W with central
gabled porch. Jowled posts, long curved braces to cambered tie-beams.
Clasped-purlin roof with one purlin to each slope supported by inclined
straight queen-posts. Strainer between purlins at mid-bay. Mid-height
rails in walls jointed in-line and straight tension braces at corners
and winnowing doors in middle bay above and below mid-height rail.
Face-halved bladed scarf joints over posts.
Listing NGR: TL1793824010
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