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Barn Approximately 25 Metres North North East of Birdbrook Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Birdbrook, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0436 / 52°2'36"N

Longitude: 0.488 / 0°29'16"E

OS Eastings: 570722

OS Northings: 241274

OS Grid: TL707412

Mapcode National: GBR PFP.XWH

Mapcode Global: VHJHJ.DWTS

Plus Code: 9F422FVQ+C5

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 25 Metres North North East of Birdbrook Hall

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122347

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114088

Location: Birdbrook, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Birdbrook

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Birdbrook St Augustine of Canterbury

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Barn approx. 25
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Birdbrook Hall


Aisled barn, late C14, extended in C17 and C19. Timber framed, weatherboarded,
roofed with corrugated iron. 4 bays aligned approx. NE-SW, late C14, extended
to SW by 3 bays and to NE by one bay in C17. 2 lean-to midstreys to SE. NW
extension, C19. Gablet at SW, gable at NE. Jowled arcade posts. Original
part, which formerly extended further to SW, has wide arched braces from arcade
posts to arcade plates and tiebeams, splayed scarfs with bridled butts in arcade
plates (Hewett 1980, figure 262); aisle ties jowled against arcade plates, with
raking shores to the jowls; reversed assembly at wallplates, walls rebuilt below
with primary straight bracing; crown post roof, plain crownposts with axial
braces only. In SW extension, thinner braces, original walls with face-halved
and bladed scarfs in wallplates, normal assembly, clasped purlin roof. At NE
gable end the timbers are charred.

Listing NGR: TL7072241274

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