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Pope's Farmhouse, Marnhull

Description: Pope's Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102739

OS Grid Reference: ST7713818189
OS Grid Coordinates: 377138, 118189
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9627, -2.3269

Location: Common Lane, Marnhull, Dorset DT10 1NU

Locality: Marnhull
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT10 1NU

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Listing Text


4/110 Pope's Farmhouse

Farmhouse, C17. Squared, coursed rubble and ashlar. Tiled, gable-
ended roof,with brick stack right and at intersection between front
and rear ranges. Stone coping to right of front range. 2 storeys,
3 window range (to main facade). Outer windows are of 4 square headed
lights with sunk chamfered mullions and leaded-lights. Upper floor
central window is similar of one light. Part-glazed flush-panel door
under 2-centred head in square surround with foliage enriched spandrels.
String course. Rear range has 2 and 3-light hollow-chamfered stone
mullioned windows and various later casements, some with leaded-lights.
Interior features (RCHM) : 9 panelled ceiling of intersecting beams and
wall plates; plank and muntin partitions; C18 panelling, open kitchen
fireplace with chamfered stone head; original stairs with moulded close
strings, heavy turned balusters, square newel-posts with ball finials
and heavy moulded handrails; cupboard with scrolled iron strap hinges.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 153/4, no 5.

Listing NGR: ST7713818189

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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