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Websley Farmhouse, Durweston

Description: Websley Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 103275

OS Grid Reference: ST8526107376
OS Grid Coordinates: 385261, 107376
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8657, -2.2108

Location: Durweston, Dorset DT11 0QG

Locality: Durweston
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0QG

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Listing Text

ST 80 NE


Websley Farmhouse


Farm cottages, now house. Mid C19. Front is rendered, part of returns, and
back in brick and flint banding; slate roofs. Formerly two cottages,
associated with the model farm (q.v.) which lies immediately to the west. Two
parallel blocks, each with hipped roofs, joined at a central valley, and the
front block loftier than the back. Front is 2 storeys, 2 + 2 windows, all
small-paned 2-light casements with central wood mullion but iron lights. To
left, centred on first unit, a Cl9 panelled door. Central ridge brick stack.
Cropped stack on left return, large C20 casements on right return. Back block
has mainly 2-light iron casements, as front, and a projecting one floor hipped
central extension. One eaves brick stack. Interiors not inspected. An
essential element in the group with the model rant created by Lord Portman on
his estate.

Listing NGR: ST8526107376

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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