BARN AND COWHOUSE AND SHELTER SHED ADJOINING AT BIGGINS FARM (50 METRES TO WEST OF HOUSE)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102381
Date first listed:
23-Nov-1983
Statutory Address:
BARN AND COWHOUSE AND SHELTER SHED ADJOINING AT BIGGINS FARM (50 METRES TO WEST OF HOUSE), BARWICK FORD

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Location

Statutory Address:
BARN AND COWHOUSE AND SHELTER SHED ADJOINING AT BIGGINS FARM (50 METRES TO WEST OF HOUSE), BARWICK FORD

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Standon
National Grid Reference:
TL 39666 19026

Details

TL 31 NE STANDON BARWICK FORD (east side)

4/11 Barn and cowhouse and shelter shed adjoining at Biggins Farm (50m to W of house) II

Barn and adjoining cowhouse and shelter-shed. C17 barn, C18 cowhouse, late C18/early C19 shelter shed. Timber-frames, weatherboarded on brick sills. Steep slate roof to barn, lower pitched slate roof to sheltershed, and steep red tile roof to cowshed. A tall 5-bay barn lying N-S with closed gabled porch in middle of W side and double doors opposite. Jowled posts with straight braces to tie beams, staggered mid-height rails anal straight tension braces in the walls. Hybrid roof structure with an upper clasped-purlin but a butt jointed lower purlin, staggered in line. Trusses have a high collar and diagonal struts across the lower angles. Face-halved bladed scarf in wall plate. Lower 5-bay cowhouse in line to S has unjowled posts, curved braces to tie beams and clasped-purlin roof with angled queen-strut trusses. Large door on E in 2nd bay from S. Low 4- bay shelter shed extending E from S part of barn, with open front to yard on S. Roof hipped at E. Clasped-purlin roof with queen- strut trusses and curved braces to tie beams and to the wall plate from the posts along the open front. E bay enclosed with weatherboarding with a stable type door. A picturesque group of historic farm buildings.

Listing NGR: TL3966619026

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
160992
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.

End of official listing

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