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Church Farmhouse, Sturminster Newton

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102417

OS Grid Reference: ST7871613976
OS Grid Coordinates: 378716, 113976
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9248, -2.3042

Location: Church Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset DT10 1DB

Locality: Sturminster Newton
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT10 1DB

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Listing Text

ST 7813 STURMINSTER NEWTON
CHURCH STREET (EAST SIDE )
STREET (EAST SIDE)
9/133 No 20. (Church Farmhouse)
4.10.60
G.V. II

House, possibly early C16 origin with C17, C18 and later alterations. Squared,
coursed rubble, timber framing, tiled roof with brick stacks, hipped to the left
and gabled to the right, Pantiled addition to the right. 3 room cross-passage
plan with cross passage at rear of stack. 2 storeys, 4 window range. Ground
floor left has c 1800 sash with glazing bars. To the right are 3 and 4-light
wooden casements with leaded-lights. Fenestration pattern repeats on the upper
floor. To the left of the stack is a c 1800 6-flush panel door with reeded
panels. The doorway has scrolled pilasters and a moulded flat hood on scrolled
brackets. Timber framing is exposed on the north wall. Internally, there are
a number of interesting features including deep chamfered ceiling beams, C17
linenfoid panelling and a shouldered C16 doorway. (RCHM). "RCHM, Dorset,
Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 281, no 32.


Listing NGR: ST7871813979

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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