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Description: Blatchford's Farmhouse
Date Listed: 24 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103145
OS Grid Reference: ST8381918565
OS Grid Coordinates: 383819, 118565
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9663, -2.2318
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shall be ammended to read:
ST 81 NW FONTWELL MAGNA HARTGROVE
1/57 Blatchford's Farmhouse
Farmhouse, c 1600 with C19 alterations and south front. Coursed rubble with ashlar
south front. Tiled roof with brick stacks to gable ends and to left of door. L-plan.
Probably originated as a three room cross-passage plan with cross-passage backing
onto the stack. One and a half storeys, 4 irregular window range (to ground floor).
South front has 2-light casements with glazing-bars in chamfered stone surrounds
under relieving arches. Plank door second bay from left under C19 porch. Some
leaded-lights to the rear. Internally there is a 9-panel ceiling formed of inter-
secting, deep chamfered beams.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 25, no 17)
Listing NGR: ST8381918565
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Source: English Heritage
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