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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: NORTH BARN AT SHINGLE HALL 60 METRES NORTH NORTH WEST OF HOUSE

List entry Number: 1220616

Location

NORTH BARN AT SHINGLE HALL 60 METRES NORTH NORTH WEST OF HOUSE, ROOK END LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireEast HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityHigh Wych

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Apr-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 394251

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TL 41 NE HIGH WYCH ROOK END LANE (west side) Trims Green

4/40 North Barn at Shingle Hall 60 metres NNW of - house

GV II*

Barn. C14 or early C15. Probably built after 'La Syngledehall' manor was joined to that of Mathams in 1301, by Sampson or Hamelin Mathams (died 1382) but possibly by John Leventhorpe c.1414 (VCH III (1912) 340). Large, 5-bay, aisled, facing S with timber frame weatherboarded. Steep high roof, half-hipped at ends with gablets. Central projecting porch on S with hipped roof. Double doors on N side in central bay. Roofs formerly thatched but now covered in corrugated iron, painted black. Crown post roof structure with undecorated square crown posts, square section braces to collar purlin and original flat laid rafters. Long curved braces from arcade posts to arcade plates and tie beams. Arcade plate joined in mid-span by edge halved scarf with bridled abutments. Large medieval timberframed structure of the greatest architectural and historic interest. An unusual survival. Part of group of historic agricultural buildings at Shingle Hall.

Listing NGR: TL4688717283

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National Grid Reference: TL 46887 17283

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