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Barn at Hundreds Farm Approximately 80 Metres North West of Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Woburn, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-
SP 93 SW WOBURN Barn at Hundreds Farm
approx 80 m to north-west
2/80 of farmhouse
II
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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