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Barn at Tomson Farm, 25 Metres West of the Farmhouse, Anderson

Description: Barn at Tomson Farm, 25 Metres West of the Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103430

OS Grid Reference: SY8852497421
OS Grid Coordinates: 388524, 97421
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7763, -2.1641

Location: A31, Anderson, Dorset DT11 9HA

Locality: Anderson
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 9HA

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Listing Text


7/17 Barn at Tomson Farm, 25m
west of the farmhouse


Barn, incorporating a dovecote. Early C17 origin, rebuilt or extended to north
in C19. Original section has rubble stone walls, ½-hipped tiled roof with stone
eaves courses. Later section has timber-framed walls on stone base. 2 south
bays - C17, have raised cruck trusses with braced collars. Later, north section,
of 5 bays, with cart entrance, has tie-and collar-beam trusses. Projecting
gabled dovecote on west has original, blocked, low 4-centred arched doorway.
Later inserted doors, one replacing a stone mullioned window. Stone mullioned
window on first floor, - louvred. Lower, brick extension at south end, with
½-hipped tiled roof.
(RCHM Monument 4. Dorset, vol.III)

Listing NGR: SY8852497421

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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