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Barn at St Bartholomew's Priory Farm

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sudbury, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0519 / 52°3'6"N

Longitude: 0.7282 / 0°43'41"E

OS Eastings: 587159

OS Northings: 242790

OS Grid: TL871427

Mapcode National: GBR QHB.BX4

Mapcode Global: VHKF3.KPTD

Entry Name: Barn at St Bartholomew's Priory Farm

Listing Date: 26 October 1971

Last Amended: 9 April 1990

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275914

Location: Sudbury, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Sudbury

Built-Up Area: Sudbury

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25/01/2013

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Barn at St Bartholomew's
Priory Farm


Barn. C14 with C17 alterations. Weatherboard over timber frame; hipped reed
thatch roof. Aisled 6-bay plan with 2 threshing floors. Roof swept over two
sets of C19/2O plank double doors breaking eaves line; hipped roof continued
over additional cart bay to left. Interior: studded wall framing; reversed
assembly to wall plates, curved bracing from sole plate to aisle post, passing
braces from outer aisle posts to tie beam halved through jowled aisle tie beams
and jowled aisle posts which are braced to tie beams; C17 clasped-purlin roof.
Noted as one of the finest medieval barns in Suffolk. Built for Westminster
Abbey, who owned the grange from 1115 to 1538.
(P Aitken, "Aisled Barns in Suffolk", Journa1 of the Historic Farm Buildings
Group, Vol 3 (1989) pp 62-3,70).

Listing NGR: TL8715942790

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