History in Structure

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

Barn Approximately 160 Metres West South West of Colesden Grange Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wyboston, Chawston and Colesden, Bedford

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: 52.1913 / 52°11'28"N

Longitude: -0.3523 / 0°21'8"W

OS Eastings: 512730

OS Northings: 256059

OS Grid: TL127560

Mapcode National: GBR H2W.MR2

Mapcode Global: VHFQ3.V640

Plus Code: 9C4X5JRX+G3

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 160 Metres West South West of Colesden Grange Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 August 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36633

Location: Wyboston, Chawston and Colesden, Bedford, MK44

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Wyboston, Chawston and Colesden

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Roxton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


Barn approx 160 metres
West South West of
5/230 Colesden Grange Farmhouse

- II

Barn . Probably C14, circa C17 midstrey and C17 or C18 extension.
Weatherboarded timber frame. Corrugated sheet steel roof with
jowled ends. 5-bay barn with aisles on east and west sides.
Midstrey added to east side in C17 to bay 2 from north end and
in C17/C18 a 2-bay extension was built on the north end.
The east side has large gabled midstrey to right of centre with
plank double doors and extension set back on right. The west side
has cart entrance to left of centre breaking eaves with raking
roof; extension set back on left.
Interior: The roof above the tie-beams has been replaced, but
below the structure is largely complete. Large jowled arcade and
aisle posts. Passing braces from aisle posts to tie beams halved
and lapped to the posts, tie-beam and aisle ties. Straight braces
from aisle post mortice and tenoned to arcade plates and aisle
ties. Wall studding with out mid rails and with straight tension
braces. Purlins corner rafters replaced. Clasped purlin to
midstrey. North extension has jowled wall posts but roof

Listing NGR: TL1273056059

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

Recommended Books

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.