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Lower Farmhouse, Kington Magna

Description: Lower Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 103003

OS Grid Reference: ST7582822650
OS Grid Coordinates: 375828, 122650
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0027, -2.3459

Location: Kington Magna, Dorset SP8 5EY

Locality: Kington Magna
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP8 5EY

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Listing Text


6/164 3/18 Lower Farmhouse

- II

House, late C17. Coursed rubble with ashlar dressings. Tiled, gable-
ended roof with stone-slate verges and end brick stacks. Symmetrical.
2 storeys and attics. 5 bay. Stone mullioned and transomed windows
of 2-lights. Some retain original leaded-lights. Central ashlar faced
porch with doorway having moulded and eared architrave flanked by
Doric pilasters. Moulded string course. Rear wing. Internal features
(RCHM): reset C17 staircase with moulded close strings, turned balusters,
square newel posts.
(RCHM, Dorset vol IV, p 42, no 7).

Listing NGR: ST7582822650

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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