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Stable/Dwelling Range Approximately 10 M South-West of Pope's Farmhouse, Marnhull

Description: Stable/Dwelling Range Approximately 10 M South-West of Pope's Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102740

OS Grid Reference: ST7715018163
OS Grid Coordinates: 377150, 118163
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9624, -2.3267

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


4/111 Stable/dwelling
range approximately
4.10.60 10 m south-west of
Pope's Farmhouse (formerly
listed as Outbuilding at
GV Pope's Farm)
Stable/dwelling building, C17. Coursed rubble and ashlar with gable-
ended, tiled roof bearing stone coping to the left. Stone slate
verge to rear. Rubble plinth. 2 storeys, approximately 5 bay irregular
fenestration. Ground floor has 2-light hollow-chamfered stone mullioned
windows. 2 doors have depressed 4-centred, roll-moulded heads with
continuous jambs, that to the right having its left jamb rebuilt.
A door to the left appears to have been formed from a former window.
Above are 2 loft doors. The north and east walls have various 2 and
3-light stone mullioned windows, some blocked. North door similar to
those of east facade. Internal features: blocked door suggests possible
central cross-passage; 1st floor 4-centred head fireplace in square
surround; southern end has wooden stable facilities; northern end has
pegged wooden beams, probably for the manufacture of candles. An
unusual building, the precise original function of which is uncertain.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 154, no 5.

Listing NGR: ST7715018163

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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