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Latitude: 51.8493 / 51°50'57"N
Longitude: 0.1424 / 0°8'32"E
OS Eastings: 547662
OS Northings: 218910
OS Grid: TL476189
Mapcode National: GBR LCS.0TB
Mapcode Global: VHHLV.FS47
Entry Name: Aisled Barn at Thorley Hall 60 Metres North of House
Listing Date: 22 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1213945
English Heritage Legacy ID: 398621
Location: Thorley, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM23
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Thorley
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Thorley
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 41 NE THORLEY CHURCH LANE
4/15 Aisled Barn at
22.2.67 60 metres N of house
Barn. C16 or--earlier. Long 9-bay timberframed aisled-barn,
weatherboarded with steep pitched roof. Half-hipped roof with
tiles replaced by dark metal sheeting c.1945. Projecting gabled
porches on E side in 3rd bay from each end. Modern double doors
in N end and in W wall of aisle next to SW corner. Heavy square
arcade posts on raised brick bases. Posts inclined inwards and
thickening gradually to jowled head. Curved braces to tie beams
and arcade plate. aisle tie-beams dovetail notched onto arcade
posts. Nave spanned by clasped purlin queen-post trusses with 1
purlin in each slope, curved wind braces and flat laid rafters.
A late medieval barn of great interest for its aisled
construction and large size. (VCH III (1912) 374).
Listing NGR: TL4766218910
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