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Barn Approximately 30 Metres South East of Wiggens Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Helions Bumpstead, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0549 / 52°3'17"N

Longitude: 0.4242 / 0°25'27"E

OS Eastings: 566310

OS Northings: 242388

OS Grid: TL663423

Mapcode National: GBR ND9.02Y

Mapcode Global: VHJHH.9MM1

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 30 Metres South East of Wiggens Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114113

Location: Helions Bumpstead, Braintree, Essex, CB9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Helions Bumpstead

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Helions Bumpstead St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

2/23 Barn approx.
30 metres South
East of Wiggens


Aisled barn, C16. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched, 3 bays aligned
approximately N-S, lean-to midstrey to E. Jowled posts, cambered tiebeams,
arched braces to tiebeams and arcade plates. Face-halved scarfs with one end
bladed, the other end housed (Hewett 1980, Fig. 269). Aisle ties jowled to
arcade posts, 2 raking shores to each arcade post, from aisle tie and sill
respectively. Heavy studding, curved tension braces, trenched to outside of
studs. Clasped purlin roof with curved wind braces to purlins. All rafters
original. In N bay, 4 C19 stable stalls and inserted floor. There are close
constructional similarities with an aisled barn at Bumpstead Hall. (qv)

Listing NGR: TL6631042388

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