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Latitude: 51.0384 / 51°2'18"N
Longitude: 0.3028 / 0°18'9"E
OS Eastings: 561542
OS Northings: 129088
OS Grid: TQ615290
Mapcode National: GBR MQZ.Z80
Mapcode Global: FRA C6JC.MSR
Entry Name: Barn About 50 Metres North of Chittinghurst
Listing Date: 12 October 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1027956
English Heritage Legacy ID: 297110
Location: Wadhurst, Wealden, East Sussex, TN5
County: East Sussex
Civil Parish: Wadhurst
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex
Church of England Parish: Tidebrook St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
TQ 62 NW
Barn about 50 m north
Barn, probably c.1500. C20 vertical boarding over timber frame. N end
has wattle and daub infill above midrail over horizontal boarding with
raking poles supporting oversailing eaves plate. Hipped roof of corrugated
iron. 4 bays with off centre threshing floor. W elevation has C20 plank
door at W end and full height doorway to threshing bay, S of centre. Interior:
exposed timber frame with wall bracing, midrails and vertical studding.
Jointed and arch-braced wall posts to chamfered tie-beam of four-bay crown-post
roof which has raking side struts to clasped purlins. Three bays to N
of threshing floor are raised, and truss to northern most bay has additional
wall posts with morticing for floor-beam now removed, this, together with
window, of which 4 wood-mullioned lights remain, on east side suggest this
bay was possibly floored originally and may have been used as a dwelling.
Listing NGR: TQ6154229088
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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