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Barn Approximately 35 Metres North of Secretaries Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bures, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9727 / 51°58'21"N

Longitude: 0.7714 / 0°46'16"E

OS Eastings: 590456

OS Northings: 234099

OS Grid: TL904340

Mapcode National: GBR RKP.9TQ

Mapcode Global: VHKFJ.BP42

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 35 Metres North of Secretaries Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114842

Location: Bures Hamlet, Braintree, Essex, CO8

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Bures Hamlet

Built-Up Area: Bures

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Bures St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

BURES HAMLET WATER LANE
TL 9034
(north side)
5/53 Barn approx. 35 metres
north of Secretaries
Farmhouse
GV II
Water Lane is wrongly shown on the O.S. map as Brook Street. Barn. C17,
altered in early C19. Timber framed, weatherboarded, base walls of red brick,
roofed with slate. 5 bays aligned approx. N-S, with midstrey to W. Open shed
in SW angle with hipped slate roof. Low-pitched roofs, with large louvred
lantern at middle of ridge. Jowled posts, heavy studding, primary bracing in
walls, straight braces to tiebeams, fully pegged construction in hardwood to
wallplate level. Roofs rebuilt in softwood in early C19, with ridge-pieces, for
the low pitch of slate. The barn is shown in plan on an estate map of 1796 by
John Kingsbury, in the possession of the owner. The single-storey range to the
W which has been altered to residential use is of less historical interest.


Listing NGR: TL9045634099

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