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High Grove Farmhouse, East Stour

Description: High Grove Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 102644

OS Grid Reference: ST8144923949
OS Grid Coordinates: 381449, 123949
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0146, -2.2658

Location: East Stour, Dorset SP8 5JW

Locality: East Stour
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP8 5JW

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Listing Text


3/13 High Grove Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse dated 1620. Coursed rubble, with tiled, gable-ended roof.
Brick stacks to right gable and one bay in left. 1½ storeys,
approximately 5 window range. Mainly C20 2 and 3 light casements
with glazing bars. 6 flush panel, part-glazed door with C20 tiled
porch. 3 C20 gabled dormers. Internally there is a fireplace with
chamfered bressummer and jambs and the original roof is in-situ.
Inscribed stone over south door - 'TS 1620'. Originally the house
had a through passage away from the stack but this has been changed
by recent alterations.
RCHM Dorset, vol IV, p 17, no 6. Mercer, Eric, English Vernacular
Houses, HMSO, 1975, p 52.

Listing NGR: ST8144923949

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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