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

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102523
Date first listed:
11-Feb-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
28-May-1987
Statutory Address:
2 BARNS AND LINKING LOWER BUILDING, 70 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF GRAVELEY HALL FARMHOUSE, CHURCH LANE

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Location

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

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Graveley
National Grid Reference:
TL 23456 28064

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
162619
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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Date: 15 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04771/03
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