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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BARN RANGE AT WESTMILL BURY FARM (100 METRES TO NORTH OF THE BURY)

List entry Number: 1174004

Location

BARN RANGE AT WESTMILL BURY FARM (100 METRES TO NORTH OF THE BURY), HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireEast HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityWestmill

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Jan-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161371

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History

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Details

Westmill village TL 32 NE WESTMILL HIGH STREET (south side)

2/18 Barn Range at Westmill Bury Farm (loom to N of the Bury) 19.10.51 (W arm formerly listed as West Mill Tithe Barn)

GV II*

Barn range. C16 or early C17, roofs altered in early C20. Timber frame on low red brick sill, dark weatherboarded. W gable end infilled with red brick with grey diaper patterning. W arm has red pantile roof. S arm roofed in corrugated asbestos, with steep pitched roof at N end and gambrel roof at S. Similar shorter N arm. An T-shaped range of aisled barns, 8 bays in W arm and 8 bays in S arm with unaisled short N arm. Tall aisle- posts with ogee moulding at base of jowl. Curved braces to arcade-plates and tie beams, and between jowled bay posts in aisle-walls and the aisle tie-beams. Clasped purlin roof with single purlin and trusses with collar and inclined struts across the angles. Original steep roof survives in 2 bays at N end of S arm. W arm has had aisle walls heightened and lower pitched roof built above tie beams. S part of S range retains steep roofs to aisles, but roof rebuilt much lower-pitched to nave, creating a gambrel roof form. Face-halved bladed scarf joint used in arcade plates over each post. An unusually extensive aisled barn range. (RCHM (1911) 237).

Listing NGR: TL3709627172

Selected Sources

Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

National Grid Reference: TL 37096 27172

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