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Barn at Wants End Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Walden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9078 / 51°54'28"N

Longitude: -0.3128 / 0°18'46"W

OS Eastings: 516161

OS Northings: 224594

OS Grid: TL161245

Mapcode National: GBR H6D.CQT

Mapcode Global: VHGNY.J9HV

Plus Code: 9C3XWM5P+4V

Entry Name: Barn at Wants End Farm

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347435

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162819

Location: King's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: King's Walden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: King's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Barn. C17. Timber frame on brick sill, dark weatherboarded, with steep
pitched tiled roof. A tall 3-bays barn, at rear of yard facing S, with
double doors in middle bay and rear outshut to that bay under a catslide
extension of the main roof. Very heavy jowled posts, unjowled mid-bay
posts, staggered mid-height rail, long cranked braces to tie-beams of
clasped-purlin roof. Face-halved bladed scarf joints in wallplates over
posts. C19 king-post trusses inserted alongside older trusses to take
part of load.

Listing NGR: TL1616124594

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