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Thanes Farmhouse, Motcombe

Description: Thanes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103039

OS Grid Reference: ST8645624714
OS Grid Coordinates: 386456, 124714
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0216, -2.1945

Locality: Motcombe
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 9LE

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Listing Text


8/198 Thanes Farmhouse

- II

House, probably mid C18 with C19 and C20 alterations and additions.
Coursed, squared rubble with tiled, gable-ended roof. End brick
stacks. Slated rear wing. Moulded string course. 2 storeys, 4
window range. C20 2-light casements with glazing bars. Upper floor
central has a bulls-eye window with stone architrave bearing keystones
and imposts. Central doorway. Internal features, (RCHM): chamfered
ceiling beams.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 50, no 9).

Listing NGR: ST8645624714

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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