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West Bourton Farmhouse, Including Attached Barn, Bourton

Description: West Bourton Farmhouse, Including Attached Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 102892

OS Grid Reference: ST7663729236
OS Grid Coordinates: 376637, 129236
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0620, -2.3347

Location: Bourton, Dorset SP8 5PF

Locality: Bourton
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP8 5PF

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Listing Text


2/49 West Bourton
including attached


Farmhouse, C17 or earlier. Rubble walls with tiled, gabled ended
roof with stone-slate verges. Brick stacks right and to centre.
2 storeys, 4-window range. 2, 3 and 4-light casements, some with
full and some with horizontal glazing bars. Heavy timber lintels.
Plain plank door under C18 segmental hood on scrolled brackets
left of stack. To the left is an integral barn with double plank doors.
3 room, cross-passage plan with cross passage backing onto stack.
Internal features (RCHM) Plank and muntin, cross-passage partition,
blocked open fireplaces, deep-chamfered, cambered bressummer, deep
chamfered ceiling beams. Not inspected internally but overall
form suggests a possible medieval origin.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 6, no 25)

Listing NGR: ST7663729236

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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