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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
Entry Name: South Barn at Old Wellbury
Listing Date: 24 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1347081
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163096
Location: Offley, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Offley
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Offley
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
OFFLEY HEXTON ROAD
TL 12 NW (South side)
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
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