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St Lo Farmhouse, Okeford Fitzpaine

Description: St Lo Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102617

OS Grid Reference: ST8066410913
OS Grid Coordinates: 380664, 110913
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8974, -2.2763

Location: Castle Lane, Okeford Fitzpaine, Dorset DT11 0RF

Locality: Okeford Fitzpaine
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0RF

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Listing Text

ST 8010
15/116 St Lo Farmhouse (previously
4.10.60 listed as St Loe's Farmhouse)
House, early C16 with additions and alterations, late C16, 1638 and C19/20.
Rubble, banded rubble and flint, timber frame with brick nogging, rubble
dressings. Thatched roof with gable and half-hipped ends. Brick stacks
to end of range and left of cross passage. Half-hipped cross-wing left.
Later outshut centre. 2 storeys and single storey with attic, irregular
fenestration. Casements of 3, 4 and 5-lights with leaded lights. Upper
floor left window has remains of hood mould. C20 wooden door. Internally
there is a beaded plank door hung on strap hinges in a doorway with
moulded timber jambs and lintel, a number of doorways with chamfered
surrounds with ornamental stops, shouldered abutments and heads with
raised centres. There are a number of plank and muntin partitions. C16
groundfloor fireplace with carved surround with moulded timber jambs and
cupsed tracery panelling on the bressummer. C17 moulded plasterwork on
first-floor chimney piece. Original range has jointed cruck trusses.
Possibly originated as an open hall house. "RCHM, Dorset, vol III",
p 204, no 6.

Listing NGR: ST8066410913

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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