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Barton Farmhouse, Sturminster Newton

Description: Barton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102476

OS Grid Reference: ST7800013377
OS Grid Coordinates: 378000, 113377
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9194, -2.3143

Location: Newton Hill, Sturminster Newton, Dorset DT10 2DQ

Locality: Sturminster Newton
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT10 2DQ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
9/98, 4/98
Barton Farmhouse


House, C17 or earlier. Whitewashed rubble and brick, thatched with gable ends.
End brick stacks and stack to left of doorway. Single storey and attic, 4 window range. The ground floor has 2 3-light casements with glazing bars flanking a 6-panel door the upper 2 panels of which form integral lights. To the left is a blocked doorway with a small inserted casement. The upper floor has a jettied gable on wooden brackets under which is a 4-light casement with horizontal glazing bars. 2 other upper floor windows are 3-light casements under eyebrow dormers with surrounds of boards. The general form of the building suggests it may have originated as an open hall. "'RCHM, Dorset Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 284, no 60.

Listing NGR: ST7800013377

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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