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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: AISLED BARN AT THORLEY HALL 60 METRES NORTH OF HOUSE

List entry Number: 1213945

Location

AISLED BARN AT THORLEY HALL 60 METRES NORTH OF HOUSE, CHURCH LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireEast HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityThorley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 398621

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TL 41 NE THORLEY CHURCH LANE (east side) Thorley village

4/15 Aisled Barn at Thorley Hall 22.2.67 60 metres N of house

GV II*

Barn. C16 or--earlier. Long 9-bay timberframed aisled-barn, weatherboarded with steep pitched roof. Half-hipped roof with tiles replaced by dark metal sheeting c.1945. Projecting gabled porches on E side in 3rd bay from each end. Modern double doors in N end and in W wall of aisle next to SW corner. Heavy square arcade posts on raised brick bases. Posts inclined inwards and thickening gradually to jowled head. Curved braces to tie beams and arcade plate. aisle tie-beams dovetail notched onto arcade posts. Nave spanned by clasped purlin queen-post trusses with 1 purlin in each slope, curved wind braces and flat laid rafters. A late medieval barn of great interest for its aisled construction and large size. (VCH III (1912) 374).

Listing NGR: TL4766218910

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, A, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1912), 374

National Grid Reference: TL 47662 18910

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