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Barn 40 Metres South East of Ashes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cressing, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8604 / 51°51'37"N

Longitude: 0.5984 / 0°35'54"E

OS Eastings: 579019

OS Northings: 221175

OS Grid: TL790211

Mapcode National: GBR QKH.840

Mapcode Global: VHJJK.BH5M

Entry Name: Barn 40 Metres South East of Ashes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429726

Location: Cressing, Braintree, Essex, CM77

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Cressing

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text

TL 72 SE (north-east side)

1/39 Barn 40 metres south-
east of Ashes Farmhouse


Barn. Circa 1700. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with corrugated
asbestos. 3 bays aligned NE-SW with original midstrey to NW. Lean-to
extensions in N angle, and to SE. Lower half of walls with much tarred original
hardwood weatherboarding; upper half clad with softwood, replacing original
infill of wattle and daub. Main roof and midstrey roof half-hipped. Jointed
and pegged frame of high quality. Primary straight bracing. Bolted knees to
tiebeams, which are continuous with the wallplates of the midstrey. Joggled
butt-purlin roof. Original great doors, now facing into adjacent C20 building.
Some re-used timber as studding and braces. Small areas of original infill.

Listing NGR: TL7901921175

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