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The Barns

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingsbrook, Bedford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1257 / 52°7'32"N

Longitude: -0.4301 / 0°25'48"W

OS Eastings: 507567

OS Northings: 248647

OS Grid: TL075486

Mapcode National: GBR G27.L2V

Mapcode Global: VHFQ8.HTGT

Entry Name: The Barns

Listing Date: 13 July 1964

Last Amended: 14 May 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35497

Location: Bedford, MK44

County: Bedford

Electoral Ward/Division: Kingsbrook

Built-Up Area: Bedford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cardington

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1.
831 CARDINGTON ROAD
(North Side)

The Barns
(Formerly listed in
Bedford RD)
TL 04 NE 4/125 13.7.64.

II GV


2.
Country house now subdivided 1630 altered 1760. Colour-washed roughcast,
old tile roof 2 storeys, left hand part recessed, right hand projecting -
3:1:4 leaded casement windows. Left hand part has 3 half dormer windows.
Central block has arched porch in antis formed in 1949. Right hand part,
added in the early Cl9, has a similar porch and a gabled half dormer
window. C19 chimney stacks with grouped diagonal shafts. North elevation
mid C18 bay window, rounded internally. Interior possesses mid C18 open
string staircase with turned balusters and moulded haandrail. 1st floor
has barrel vaulted passage and 3 original ceilings with coved cornices.

The Barns and Barn form a group.


Listing NGR: TL0756748647

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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