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Latitude: 51.9224 / 51°55'20"N
Longitude: -0.1225 / 0°7'21"W
OS Eastings: 529208
OS Northings: 226537
OS Grid: TL292265
Mapcode National: GBR J7S.KTH
Mapcode Global: VHGNV.TYL5
Entry Name: North Barn, North East Barn, and Stable Between, at Number 10 (Bridgefoot Farm) (20 Metres to North East of House)
Listing Date: 31 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308183
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159658
Location: Walkern, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Walkern
Built-Up Area: Walkern
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Walkern
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 22 NE WALKERN CHURCH END
1/12 N Barn, NE Barn, and
Stable between, at
- No 10 (Bridgefoot Farm)
(20m to NE of house)
2 barns and stable in one range. N barn of 2 builds: E half Cl7
altered in C19; W half C16. NE barn C18. Stable C18. Timber-
framed on tarred brick sill, dark weatherboarded with steep
corrugated iron roofs to barns, red pantiles to stable. A range
of picturesque single-storey farm buildings facing S, backing
onto the lane next the ford. E half of N barn has jowled posts
in 3 bays with straight braces and straight tension braces in
walls. Grooves for wattle and daub infill. Roof rebuiltas
clasped purlin structure in C19. W half of N barn higher and
deeper 3-bay structure with heavy jowled posts, heavy curved'
braces to tie-beam, clasped purlin roof with wind braces, curved
tension braces, and edge-halved scarf joint with bridled butts in
wallplate. Double doors formerly in mid bay moved to E bay when
E part added. Stable has clasped-purlin roof and curved braces.
3-bay C18 NE barn faces W with projecting gabled porch to middle
bay, with a dove loft in the gable apex. Unjowled posts and
studs rising to wallplate without a mid-height rail. Clasped-
purlin roof with collars and angle braces to each truss. Short
knee-braces to tie-beams. Strainer between purlins at mid-span.
Listing NGR: TL2920826537
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