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Crocker's Farmhouse, Compton Abbas

Description: Crocker's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102942

OS Grid Reference: ST8463819685
OS Grid Coordinates: 384638, 119685
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9764, -2.2202

Location: Compton Abbas, Dorset SP7 0JF

Locality: Compton Abbas
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0JF

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Listing Text

ST 81 NW COMPTON ABBAS TWYFORD

9/100 Crocker's Farmhouse
16.8.60.
GV II

Farmhouse, now divided into 2 dwellings. Dated "TD 1660" over former
door. Ashlar with gable-ended concrete pantile roof. End stone copings.
Brick stacks at ends and at intersections of 2 wings. L-plan. 2 storeys,
4 irregular window range to main wing. 2, 3 and 4-light chamfered stone-
mullioned windows, some containing casements and some leaded-lights.
Some are recent replacements. Some have returned labels. Ground floor
of the north facade has 3-light casements with glazing bars flanking a
central plank door. Main facade has chamfered, 4 centre doorway in second
bay from right containing C20 part-glazed door. Opposite at the
re-entrant angle is a similar blocked doorway. There is a further C20
copy of this doorway to the south end of the east facade. Further
inscription over west window "I.D. 1660". Internal features (RCHM):
plank and muntin partitions.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 14, no 3).


Listing NGR: ST8463819685

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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