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Park Farm Museum, Milton Abbas

Description: Park Farm Museum

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103493

OS Grid Reference: ST8100902781
OS Grid Coordinates: 381009, 102781
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8243, -2.2710

Location: Milton Abbas, Dorset DT11 0AX

Locality: Milton Abbas
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0AX

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Listing Text

(North-east side)

3/77 Park Farm Museum


Range of farm buildings, now used as Rural Life Museum. Late C18. Left hand
section, attached to Park Farm House (q.v.) has flint walls with brick dressings,
raised in brick. Right hand section has lower walls of brick, with weather-
boarded timber framing above. Thatched roofs. Left section has 3 casements
with glazing bars. Right section has 2 stable doors and 3 casements with
glazing bars. Right of this another barn, with cob walls on brick and flint
base, buttressed, and corrugated iron roof. Lean-to extension at front of this,
with corrugated iron roof. RCHM Monument 19. (Dorset. Vol.III.)

Listing NGR: ST8100902781

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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