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The Cow Barn, Approximately 70 Metres East of Lambourne Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Lambourne, Essex

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Latitude: 51.6451 / 51°38'42"N

Longitude: 0.1355 / 0°8'7"E

OS Eastings: 547854

OS Northings: 196193

OS Grid: TQ478961

Mapcode National: GBR QQ.WB6

Mapcode Global: VHHMT.9XH7

Entry Name: The Cow Barn, Approximately 70 Metres East of Lambourne Hall

Listing Date: 19 May 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118662

Location: Lambourne, Epping Forest, Essex, RM4

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Lambourne

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Lambourne with Abridge

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

7/18 The Cow Barn, approx.
19/5/75 70 metres E of Lambourne


Barn, late C16, converted to a house 1983. Timber framed, weatherboarded, some
red brick, stretcher bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 5 bays aligned
approx. N-S with midstrey to E of central bay. Single-storey lean-to extension
in SE angle, of red brick, stretcher bond, roofed with C20 red clay Roman tiles,
1983. External chimney stack at N end, 1983. Large windows to W, 1983. Timber
frame partly exposed internally. Heavy studding, primary straight tension
braces combined with arched braces to wallplates, an unusual structure. Edge-
halved and bridled scarfs in wallplates. Jowled posts, arched braces to
straight tiebeams, inclined queen posts shaped to decorative jowled profile at
the tops, a rare feature. Clasped purlins with straight wind bracing. Extra
posts on the W side of the middle'bay indicate that originally there were large
double doors here, now infilled and weatherboarded. Empty mortices on the E
side indicate that the midstrey has been added after initial construction. In
the conversion to a house, approaching completion in July, 1983, the 2 S bays
have been divided into 2 storeys, the middle bay is open to the roof, the 2 N
bays have been ceiled at first floor level, without access to the upper floor.

Listing NGR: TQ4785496193

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

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