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Bedchester Farmhouse, Fontmell Magna

Description: Bedchester Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103131

OS Grid Reference: ST8506217670
OS Grid Coordinates: 385062, 117670
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9583, -2.2140

Location: Fontmell Magna, Dorset SP7 0JU

Locality: Fontmell Magna
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0JU

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Listing Text

FONTWELL MAGNA
1/43 and 2/43

shall be ammended to read:

FONTMELL MAGNA

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ST 81 NE & ST 81 NW FONTWELL MAGNA BEDCHESTER

1/43 and 2/43 Bedchester Farmhouse

II

Farmhouse, C17, with much subsequent alteration. Ashlar and rubble walls with
thatched roofs. End brick stacks and at intersection of ranges. L-plan. Main
facade: 2 storeys, 3 window range. Casement windows with glazing-bars. Central
C19 porch containing plank door. To the rear is a blocked timber mullioned window
with wattle and daub infil and the remains of a wall-plate showing that the house
was probably originally single storeyed. The windows of the rear range have C19
brick dressings.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 25, no 14)


Listing NGR: ST8506217670

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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