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2 BARNS AND LINKING LOWER BUILDING, 70 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF GRAVELEY HALL FARMHOUSE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: 2 BARNS AND LINKING LOWER BUILDING, 70 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF GRAVELEY HALL FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1102523

Location

2 BARNS AND LINKING LOWER BUILDING, 70 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF GRAVELEY HALL FARMHOUSE, CHURCH LANE

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Graveley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Feb-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 28-May-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162619

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History

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Details

GRAVELEY CHURCH LANE TL 2327 (North side)

12/6 2 Barns and linking lower building, 11.2.74 70M to SE of Graveley Hall Farmhouse (formerly listed as Two Barns to south of Graveley Hall Farmhouse)

GV II

2 barns and linking lower building. Eastern barn C16, W barn stylistically C17 but dated 1717, C19 linking building. Timber frame on tarred brick sill, dark weatherboarded with steep pitched roofs, now slated but W barn corrugated aluminium. A tall 3-bays barn on the left of the gateway to the yard in front of the house, a tall 5-bays barn a little to the NW, and a low open-fronted building linking the two. All face N. The C16 barn has central double doors, a high single door at rear of middle bay, low external lean-to at W end, jowled posts, mid-height rail, clasped-purlin roof with 2 purlins in each slope, the upper clasped by collars, the lower on inclined straight queen-posts with enlarged heads. Long straight tension braces in walls and edge-halved scarf joints with bridled butts, in wallplates. Larger barn has inscription on post facing central threshing bay 'JOHN/CHAKLY/MAY.I/ 1717' and 'JC 1717' carved on the tie-beam. Small rear outshut to central bay. Jowled posts, mid-height rails, straight tension braces above the rail, long straight braces to tie-beams, clasped-purlin roof, upper purlin clasped by collars, lower clasped by inclined heavy straight queen-posts. Called the 'Pig Barn'. Face-halved bladed scarf joints.

Listing NGR: TL2345628064

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National Grid Reference: TL 23456 28064

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