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Higher Dairy Farmhouse, Tarrant Launceston

Description: Higher Dairy Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 103703

OS Grid Reference: ST9398909795
OS Grid Coordinates: 393989, 109795
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8876, -2.0868

Location: Tarrant Launceston, Dorset DT11 8BY

Locality: Tarrant Launceston
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 8BY

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Listing Text


6/75 Higher Dairy Farmhouse
- II

Detached farmhouse, Cl7. Flint with squared rubble block wall. Tiled roof with
end brick stacks. 2 storeys, 4 window range. 2-light casements with glazing
bars, those to the ground floor under segmental heads. Central C20 porch and

Internal features (RCHM): chamfered ceiling beams with shaped stops; fireplace
bressummer has incised inscription "1669 RW", in a roundel.

The building was thatched until recently. (RCHM, Dorset, vol.IV, p.105, no.1.)

Listing NGR: ST9398909795

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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