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Higher Farmhouse, Margaret Marsh

Description: Higher Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102705

OS Grid Reference: ST8262719029
OS Grid Coordinates: 382627, 119029
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9704, -2.2488

Location: Margaret Marsh, Dorset SP7 0AZ

Locality: Margaret Marsh
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0AZ

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Listing Text


5/78 Higher Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, C15 with C16 and later alterations and additions. Coursed
rubble walls with thatched gable-ended roof, 2 storeys, approximately
4 window range. Mainly 2-light casements with either full or horizontal
glazing bars. C20 door. Internal features (RCHM): remains of arch-
braced, probably cruck-truss roof with wind braced purlins and smoke
blackening; C16 floor on intersecting, slightly hollow-chamfered beams.
RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 46, no 4.

Listing NGR: ST8262719029

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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