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South Barn at Old Wellbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Offley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9544 / 51°57'15"N

Longitude: -0.341 / 0°20'27"W

OS Eastings: 514101

OS Northings: 229734

OS Grid: TL141297

Mapcode National: GBR H5S.JKS

Mapcode Global: VHGNR.14KL

Plus Code: 9C3XXM35+QH

Entry Name: South Barn at Old Wellbury

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347081

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163096

Location: Offley, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Offley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Offley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 12 NW (South side)
Wellbury Park

4/86 South Barn at
- Old Wellbury


Barn. Early/mid C17. Timber frame, on brick sill plastered externally,
dark weatherboarded, with a steep pitched roof now slated. A tall,
wide-span, 3-bays barn facing N, with a low lean-to porch in middle.
Pitching doors in side bays on S side. Hollow moulded chin to jowls of
posts, long curved braces to cambered tie-beams. Mid-bay posts with
staggered mid-height rails. Similar in end gables. Long straight tension
braces from corner posts and in middle bay. Clasped-purlin roof with 2
purlins to each slope. Upper purlin carried on a high collar, lower
purlin carried on a low collar in the end gables but on inclined
queen-posts between. Face-halved bladed scarf joints in wallplates.

Listing NGR: TL1410129734

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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