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Barn at Folly Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Tring, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8177 / 51°49'3"N

Longitude: -0.6361 / 0°38'10"W

OS Eastings: 494107

OS Northings: 214104

OS Grid: SP941141

Mapcode National: GBR F49.VCL

Mapcode Global: VHFRP.XKKY

Plus Code: 9C3XR997+3G

Entry Name: Barn at Folly Farm

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355689

Location: Tring, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Tring

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Tring

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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4/52 Barn at Folly Farm
Barn. C17. Timber frame with dark weatherboarding and steep pitched old
red tile roof. A tall 4-bays barn facing N with gabled porch in 2nd bay
from W, and mortices for former partition dividing off the E bay. Jowled
posts with unjowled mid-bay posts, mid-height rail tenoned in-line,
straight braces to tie-beams. Clasped-purlin roof with 2 purlins in each
slope. High upper collar with very long queen-struts rising from
tie-beam, framing a central opening convenient for filling top of barn.
Spur-collars from queen-struts support lower clasped purlin with a short
queen-strut under joint. Double doors in porch with winnowing door in S
wall opposite and high pitching doors in flanking bays. Squint-butted
scarf joints in wallplate each with 2 edge pegs. Purlins have single
splayed scarf joints over principals.

Listing NGR: SP9410714104

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