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East Melbury Farmhouse, Melbury Abbas

Description: East Melbury Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 103032

OS Grid Reference: ST8882620381
OS Grid Coordinates: 388826, 120381
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9827, -2.1605

Location: Melbury Abbas, Dorset SP7 0DS

Locality: Melbury Abbas
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0DS

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Listing Text


8/191 East Melbury
16.8.60. Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, C17 with C18 and C19 alterations. Coursed rubble and ashlar
with ashlar dressings. Tiled, gable-ended roof with end ashlar stacks.
Symmetrical. 2 storeys and attics, 3 bay. Central bay is gabled.
Stone-mullioned windows of 4-lights on the ground floor and 3-lights
above. Ground floor:windows are replacements"" (RCHM). Moulded, returned
labels. First floor centre has window of Venetian form. Above is a
round-headed window with keystones. Central doorway with stone hood
on shaped stone brackets. C19 one bay extension to south.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 47/8, no 4. Newman J and Pevsner N, The
Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin, 1972, p 272).

Listing NGR: ST8882620381

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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