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South and West Barns Cross Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7162 / 51°42'58"N

Longitude: -0.5137 / 0°30'49"W

OS Eastings: 502773

OS Northings: 202984

OS Grid: TL027029

Mapcode National: GBR G74.8YF

Mapcode Global: VHFSC.14R6

Entry Name: South and West Barns Cross Farm

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157543

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

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Listing Text

TL 00 SW (South side)

6/16 South and West Barns
- at Cross Farm


2 barns adjoining. C16 S barn with early C17 E bay and C19 extensions.
C17 W barn. Timber frames on brick sills, dark weatherboarded with steep
old red tile roofs. Tall barns enclosing W and S side of farmyard with
carriageway through S barn, lean-to extensions to E end and SE wall,
larger 3-bay C19 open ended store at SW adjoining. 4-bays S barn facing
N with massive jowled posts and wide bays with unjowled central posts
and mid-height rail tennoned in-line. Straight braces to cambered tie-
beams and wallplates. Inclined queen-posts to clasped-purlin roof and
straight wind braces. Early C17 E bay added with curved braces and wind
braces. Edge halved scarf joint with bridled butts. W barn C17, 3-bays
with projecting gabled porch to middle bay on E side. Smaller rear
doors. Jowled posts and clasped-purlin roof with straight inclined
queen-posts. (Roberts(1975)no.15).

Listing NGR: TL0277302984

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