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Aisled Barn at Thorley Hall 60 Metres North of House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Thorley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8493 / 51°50'57"N

Longitude: 0.1424 / 0°8'32"E

OS Eastings: 547662

OS Northings: 218910

OS Grid: TL476189

Mapcode National: GBR LCS.0TB

Mapcode Global: VHHLV.FS47

Entry Name: Aisled Barn at Thorley Hall 60 Metres North of House

Listing Date: 22 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213945

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398621

Location: Thorley, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM23

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Thorley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Thorley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)
Thorley village

4/15 Aisled Barn at
Thorley Hall
22.2.67 60 metres N of house


Barn. C16 or--earlier. Long 9-bay timberframed aisled-barn,
weatherboarded with steep pitched roof. Half-hipped roof with
tiles replaced by dark metal sheeting c.1945. Projecting gabled
porches on E side in 3rd bay from each end. Modern double doors
in N end and in W wall of aisle next to SW corner. Heavy square
arcade posts on raised brick bases. Posts inclined inwards and
thickening gradually to jowled head. Curved braces to tie beams
and arcade plate. aisle tie-beams dovetail notched onto arcade
posts. Nave spanned by clasped purlin queen-post trusses with 1
purlin in each slope, curved wind braces and flat laid rafters.
A late medieval barn of great interest for its aisled
construction and large size. (VCH III (1912) 374).

Listing NGR: TL4766218910

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