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Colmer Farmhouse, Marshwood

Description: Colmer Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 104572

OS Grid Reference: ST3791200145
OS Grid Coordinates: 337912, 100145
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7975, -2.8823

Location: Marshwood, Dorset DT6 5QA

Locality: Marshwood
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 5QA

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Listing Text

ST 30 SE MARSHWOOD
3/35 Colmer Farmhouse
4.12.51
II
Farmhouse. C17 and probably later. Rubble walls with stone quoins,
roughcast at centre and at left hand. Corrugated-iron roof with stone
gable coping at right hand and hipped at left hand. Two C20 brick stacks,
one at right gable, one left of centre. Two storeys. Four windows, casements
with wooden frames and glazing bars. Wooden and concrete lintels and cills.
Door at centre, plank with one window opening. Simple wooden porch, C20.
Interior: Heavy ceiling beams, with ovolo and cavetto mouldings in room left
of front door. Large open fireplace with chamfered stone jambs and
chamfered wooden lintel over. Small square-panelled wainscot. Plank-and-
muntin partitioning, possible C16. Widely-spaced studding, with cob infill,
plastered, resting on a stone sleeper wall: probably original back wall of
house, before an extant Cl7/Cl9 extension. Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I,
p. 157(13).


Listing NGR: ST3791200145

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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