History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

East and South Barns at Whelpley Ash Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.7198 / 51°43'11"N

Longitude: -0.5479 / 0°32'52"W

OS Eastings: 500405

OS Northings: 203341

OS Grid: TL004033

Mapcode National: GBR G73.09H

Mapcode Global: VHFSB.G16D

Entry Name: East and South Barns at Whelpley Ash Farm

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100474

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157533

Location: Bovingdon, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Bovingdon

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bovingdon

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

TL 00 SW (South side)

6/4 East and South Barns
- at Whelpley Ash Farm


2 barns adjoining at right angles. Mid C17 S barn, later C17 E barn.
Timber frames on brick sills, dark weatherboarding with steep red tile
roofs. Older S barn of 6 bays with gabled projecting S porch off-centre
to W. Jowled posts with long straight braces to tie-beams. Inclined
queen-posts support a clasped-purlin in each slope with principal not
diminished above notch to house purlin. Collar truss in porch. E barn
has 3 narrow bays at N with jowled posts with curved inclined
queen-posts in roof and housings for former axial floor beams between
the tie-beams. Mortices in posts for a floor structure. A lower floor
has been inserted. Bays to S end have unjowled posts. N bay next road
largely rebuilt in C19.

Listing NGR: TL0040503341

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.