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Hookswood Farmhouse, Farnham

Description: Hookswood Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 103644

OS Grid Reference: ST9477815097
OS Grid Coordinates: 394778, 115097
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9353, -2.0757

Locality: Farnham
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 8DQ

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Listing Text


1/16 Hookswood Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, late C16 or early C17 with late C18 at right angles. Earliest part
of rubble and flint with squared rubble quoins, later range of Flemish bond
brickwork. Slate roofs with bricks in various locations. Early range of a
single storey with attic, irregular fenestration. Later range is 2 storied,
of 6 bays. Early range has 2-light casements with glazing bars. Later range
has 12-pane sashes under segmental heads. The centre and ends of the range are
marked by pilasters with rubbed brick capitals. C20 glazed door to left end.

Internally the house is much altered. One room has a stop chamfered beam,
possibly reset. (RCHM, Dorset, vol.IV, p.18. no.4.)

Listing NGR: ST9477815097

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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