Record Details

NHER Number:22625
Type of record:Building
Name:Beulah Barn


This threshing barn dates to around 1600. It has a weatherboarded timber frame and stands on a brick plinth. It has four steads and a gabled wing to the east which creates an L-shaped plan. A wagon entrance with large double doors is situated offcentre in the west wall. The east wing has catslides to the north and south. The northernmost bay has evidence of having been floored and partitioned off. The inside of the barn is covered with a stone slab and brick floor.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 2948 9512
Map Sheet:TM29NE

Full description

April 1986. Listed, Grade II.
Threshing barn of around 1600.
Weatherboarded timber frame, brick plinth. Pantile roof. Four steads, gabled wing to east, L-shaped plan. Wagon entrance with large double doors in west wall offcentre. Later double doors and window in south gable. East wing has catslides north and south. Jowled principal posts with arched braces to tie beams flanking wagon entrance bay. Full height close wall studding, corner braces to posts. North bay has evidence of having been floored and partitioned off. Roof has upper clasped purlin and lower butt purlin straight windbraces. East range with two tiers of butt purlins and timber knees replacing arched braces to central tiebeam. Stone slab and brick floor.
Information from (S1).
E. Rose (NAU) 20 May 1986.

Planning details in file from 1986.

Monument Types

  • BARN (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 787.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Designation: Department Of The Environment. 1882-1985. Department of the Environment Listing Notification. Notification. DNF10363.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1305841.

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