BARN APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES WEST OF NORTOFTS FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1123492

Date first listed: 21-Dec-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 17-May-1985

Statutory Address: BARN APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES WEST OF NORTOFTS FARMHOUSE, WETHERSFIELD ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: BARN APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES WEST OF NORTOFTS FARMHOUSE, WETHERSFIELD ROAD

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

County: Essex

District: Braintree (District Authority)

Parish: Finchingfield

National Grid Reference: TL 70480 31579

Summary

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History

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Details

TL 73 SW FINCHINGFIELD WETHERSFIELD ROAD (south side)

4/107 Barn approx 25 metres west of Nortofts Farmhouse (Formerly listed as Barn 21.12.67 at Nortofts under Outlying Items) - II*

Barn. Late C16, altered in C17 and C20. Timber framed, mainly plastered, part weatherboarded, roofed with plastic-coated corrugated iron. 5 bays aligned NW-SE, with 2 aisles. C17 midstrey to NE. Original brick plinth, of red brick in English bond, approx. 1 metre high on SW side where land falls away to a ditch, 0.5 metre high and plastered on NE side, and exposed below all arcade posts. Jowled posts. Edge-halved and bridled scarfs in wallplates and arcade plates. Heavy studding with curved braces trenched to the outside. Arched braces to tiebeams and arcade plates. Straight raking shores to arcade posts. Normal assembly at eaves. Clasped purlin roof with serpentine wind bracing, a rare feature. Damaged by whirlwind in 1982, tiles removed then and replaced by present roof cladding, but frame undamaged. An exceptionally complete frame of high quality, the only surviving building of a former manorial complex. RCHM 9.

Listing NGR: TL7048031579

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 115249

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Essex North West, (1916)

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