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Manor Farmhouse, Ashmore

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102848

OS Grid Reference: ST9105017786
OS Grid Coordinates: 391050, 117786
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9594, -2.1288

Location: High Street, Ashmore, Dorset SP5 5AE

Locality: Ashmore
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 5AE

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Listing Text

(north west side)

11/6 Manor Farmhouse

House, of uncertain origin though appears largely late C18. Ashlar
and coursed, squared rubble. Tiled, gable-ended roof with stone
coping. Ashlar end and central stacks. 2 storeys and attic, 4-window
range. Sashes with glazing bars. Half-hipped, tiled porch.
Weathered string course. South-east elevation has a ccrbel table,
probably taken from Eastbury House (by Vanbrugh). North-west end
has an addition once used as a Wesleyan meeting room. Internal
features (RCHM): some probably C17, chamfered beams.
(RCHM Dorset, vol IV, p 2, no 4. Newman, J and Pevsner N, The
Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin, 1972, p 79)

Listing NGR: ST9105017786

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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