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Barn at Red Cow Farm (30 Metres to North East of House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Markyate, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8476 / 51°50'51"N

Longitude: -0.4735 / 0°28'24"W

OS Eastings: 505247

OS Northings: 217662

OS Grid: TL052176

Mapcode National: GBR G5N.13Z

Mapcode Global: VHFRL.RT1G

Entry Name: Barn at Red Cow Farm (30 Metres to North East of House)

Listing Date: 16 January 1967

Last Amended: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101219

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157970

Location: Markyate, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, LU6

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Markyate

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Markyate Street St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 01 NE
(East side)
2/191 Barn at Red Cow Farm
16.1.84 (30M to NE of house)
(Formerly listed as Barn north
GV of Red Cow Farmhouse)

Barn. Late C16/early C17, mid C17 gabled rear extension. Timber frame on
low brick sills, dark weatherboarded, with steep old red tile roofs. A
tall 3-bays barn facing W into the farmyard with double doorway to
middle bay and gabled tall E rear extension with high small door. Jowled
posts, long straight braces to cambered tie-beams, inclined heavy
queen-posts supporting the single clasped-purlin in each slope with
simple splayed scarf joints. Long straight wind-braces from gable ends
only. Mortices under wallplate for former wall studs at rear of middle
bay. Unusually late use of edge-halved scarf joint with bridled butts in

Listing NGR: TL0524717662

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

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