BARN AT LORDSHIP FARM (30 METRES TO WEST OF NEW HOUSE)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101376
Date first listed:
31-May-1984
Statutory Address:
BARN AT LORDSHIP FARM (30 METRES TO WEST OF NEW HOUSE), WALKERN ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
BARN AT LORDSHIP FARM (30 METRES TO WEST OF NEW HOUSE), WALKERN ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Benington
National Grid Reference:
TL 29938 24023

Details

TL 2923 BENINGTON WALKERN ROAD (west side)

11/23 Barn at Lordship Farm (30m to W of new house) -

- II

Barn. C16, extended in Cl7, roof altered in C19. Timber frame on low brick plinth, dark weatherboarded with a steep red tile roof. Originally a 5-bay barn with central gabled porch facing S. Extended 2 bays to W in Cl7. Very large square posts with jowled heads, linked by mid-height rails tennoned in-line, and arched braces in each bay. Long curved braces to tie beams. Side purlin roof structure with text book king-post trusses in pegged construction. Lower parts of walls plastered internally. Edge-halved scarf joints with bridled butts at mid-span in older part. Face-halved bladed scarf-joints, less massive posts and straight braces in 2 added bays. Double doors on S to porch and 2nd bay from W (later outshot at rear corresponding to this doorway). Rear wallplate in older part has mortices for a 3- light diamond mullioned window with shutter-groove on soffit, probably reused. Until recently call Slipe Farm.

Listing NGR: TL2993824023

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
159638
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 14 Aug 2001
Reference: IOE01/04855/36
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. Gude. Source Historic England Archive
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