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Barn at Old Hall Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Alpheton, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1207 / 52°7'14"N

Longitude: 0.7358 / 0°44'8"E

OS Eastings: 587391

OS Northings: 250464

OS Grid: TL873504

Mapcode National: GBR RHX.0VC

Mapcode Global: VHKDQ.PYVM

Entry Name: Barn at Old Hall Farm

Listing Date: 9 April 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351945

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278696

Location: Alpheton, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Alpheton

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Alpheton St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added:-

TL 85 SE
4/780 Barn at old Hall Farm

Barn. C13 south barn, extended in C16; C18 north-west barn; roofs removed C20.
Weather board over timber frame; gambrel corrugated iron roof to south barn and
gabled corrugated iron roof to north-west barn. South barn of 8 aisled bays
with 2 threshing floors and north-west barn, at right angles making L plan, of
6 bays with central threshing floor. Plank double doors to 2 gabled south
porches. Lean-to roof over east porch to north-west barn adjoining C19 outshut
to south. Interior: north-west barn has vertical studding with mid rails and
jowled storey posts which have bracing and inserted C19 knee braces to tie
beams. South barn has C16 vertical studding with mid rails and curved wall
bracing to gable ends; jowled C16 aisle posts, with cranked and arched bracing
to tie beams and arcade plates; 3 C13 bays at west end with unjowled aisle posts
and lateral bracing to arcade plates, all of slighter scantling; reversed
assembly to aisles.
(P Aitken, "Aisled Barns in Suffolk", Journal of the Historic Farm Buildings
Group, Vol 3 (1989), pp.62 and 70.)

Listing NGR: TL8739150464

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