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South Barn and Adjoining Stables at Priory Farm House (60 Metres South of House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Widford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8233 / 51°49'23"N

Longitude: 0.0597 / 0°3'34"E

OS Eastings: 542049

OS Northings: 215855

OS Grid: TL420158

Mapcode National: GBR LCV.PWS

Mapcode Global: VHHLZ.ZFFM

Plus Code: 9F32R3F5+8V

Entry Name: South Barn and Adjoining Stables at Priory Farm House (60 Metres South of House)

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160014

Location: Widford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Widford

Built-Up Area: Widford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Widford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(east side)
Widford village

6/7 South Barn and
adjoining stables at
- Priory Farm House
(60 metres S of house)


Barn, and stables. Early C18 extended and reroofed in C19.
Timberframed and black weatherboarded on a low red brick sill.
Very steep gabled roof now covered in corrugated grey tiles.
Originally a symmetrical 3-bay barn with double doors central on
the S, and a low winnowing door in a bay projecting as a small
aisle on the N. Unjowled posts with long curved braces to the
tie beams and numbered and pegged joints. Thin clasped purlin
roof reconstructed when barn was extended l-bay to W to provide a
trap-house with double doors on S and small pitching door to loft
over. Dividing wall now removed and lean-to outshuts added on N,
to W of original aisle. A pidgeoncote with perching ledges
outside occupied the apex of the E gable, Early C19 timberframed
and black weatherboarded low stable range with hipped slate roof,
laid with vent gaps, extends N from E part of barn, enclosing the
yard. An historic timberframed group of former farm buildings.
Part of a group with the West Barn and the house. Important in
views within the Conservation Area.

Listing NGR: TL4204915855

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