Record Details

NHER Number:18381
Type of record:Building
Name:Barn at Primrose Farm.

Summary

A small 18th century brick barn with timber framed gables above brick walls. The wall to south has been rebuilt in 19th century brick. The roof structure includes re-used older timbers. One tie beam is a massive sill beam with mortise holes. Two gable rafters at the north end are also re-used.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 0872 2775
Map Sheet:TG02NE
Parish:WOOD DALLING, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

September 1982. Visited.
18th century small brick barn with timber framed gables above brick walls. Wall to south has been rebuilt in 19th century brick. Roof structure includes reused older timbers. One tie beam is a massive sill beam with mortise holes.
Two gable rafters at north are reused also.

The 18th century timber framing has assembly numbers and includes tension braces from wallplate to rafters in corner bays (one replaced). Not a usual feature in Norfolk. Also a double scarff joint in wallplate above cart door.
Farmhouse postdates barn and is of about 1820.
E. Rose (NAU), 16 September 1982.

Monument Types

  • BARN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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