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Barn and Hovel at Bancroft Farm 25 Meters to North-West of Broom Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9405 / 51°56'25"N

Longitude: -0.096 / 0°5'45"W

OS Eastings: 530976

OS Northings: 228602

OS Grid: TL309286

Mapcode National: GBR K8Z.6K2

Mapcode Global: VHGNW.9H28

Plus Code: 9C3XWWR3+6H

Entry Name: Barn and Hovel at Bancroft Farm 25 Meters to North-West of Broom Manor

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159824

Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Cottered

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cottered with Broadfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(north side)

3/6 Barn and Hovel at
Bancroft Farm
- 25m to NW of Broom Manor


Barn and hovel adjoining on N. Early C17, roof of hovel renewed
in late C19 above tie-beams. Timber frames on tarred red brick
plinths, weatherboarded and tarred with steep pitched roofs now
of black corrugated iron. A tall 3-bay barn with gabled porch on
W in middle bay and double doors on E. Jowled posts and long
curved braces to tie-beams of clasped-purlin roof with inclined
queen posts. Curved tension braces in walls and face-halved
bladed scarf joint in E wallplate over post. Slender scantling
of studs with no mid-height rail. 3-bay lower hovel on N end now
interconnects. This has jowled posts and straight braces to tie
beams. Formerly open to E the openings are now glazed.
Picturesque traditional group especially as seen from W. (RCHM
(1911) 84).

Listing NGR: TL3097628602

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