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Latitude: 51.9908 / 51°59'26"N
Longitude: -0.6499 / 0°38'59"W
OS Eastings: 492798
OS Northings: 233339
OS Grid: SP927333
Mapcode National: GBR F2B.4J6
Mapcode Global: VHFQX.P786
Entry Name: Barn at Hundreds Farm Approximately 80 Metres North West of Farmhouse
Listing Date: 15 November 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1114026
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38296
Location: Woburn, Central Bedfordshire, MK17
County: Central Bedfordshire
Civil Parish: Woburn
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Woburn
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
The following building shall be added:-
SP 93 SW WOBURN Barn at Hundreds Farm
approx 80 m to north-west
2/80 of farmhouse
Barn. Mid-late C18, probably for the Bedford Estate. Timber frame with
weatherboard cladding on brick plinth and brick to front; corrugated asbestos roof.
5 bays with front aisle. Central cart entry in gabled midstrey. Rear: central
winnowing door; wide board door at right end; hatch with board door between.
Returns each have a door. Interior: timber frame complete, including sole plate,
wall posts with slight jowels and bolted knee braces to the beams, and arcade plate,
wall ties in aisle, staggered mid-rail, studs, raking braces, queen strut roof
trusses with principal rafters, staggered butt purlins, straight wind braces, pegged
rafters without ridge-piece carpenters marks. The farm which the barn served was
established some time between 1738 and 1771, when threshed wheat was being produced.
Browne's map of 1738, County Record Office.
Account book, October-December 1771 (R5/1044), County Record Office.
Listing NGR: SP9279833339
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