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Nash Farmhouse, Marshwood

Description: Nash Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 104682

OS Grid Reference: SY3759498928
OS Grid Coordinates: 337594, 98928
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7866, -2.8866

Location: Nash Lane, Marshwood, Dorset DT6 5QL

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

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Listing Text

5/39 Nash Farmhouse
- II*
Farmhouse. c.1400 roof and core, with C16, C17 and later alterations. Rubble
walls, rendered. Stone mullions. "Turnerized" slate roofs with stone copings
to gable-ends. One front wall stone stack, with modern brick capping. 2 brick
stacks, renewed, at each gable. Cross-Passage plan, with gabled-in original
extension at lower end, possibly store-house. Originally open hall, left-of
Screens, in C15. 2 storeys. c.4 windows: stone mullions, hollow-chamfered of
3 and 4 lights. Iron casements C17, and square leaded lights. Plank front door
immediately right of front stack, with strap hinges. Rendered porch. West
gable wall: protruding rubble stack with set-offs. Left and low down: small
4-centred wooden window with hollow chamfered surround. Interior: arch-braced
collar-beam roof, supported on wooden corbels, c.1400. Front stack fireplace,
c.1400. Hall and Parlour with C16 moulded ceiling beans, forming ceiled
compartments. C16 Plank-and-Muntin partitions to screens and Parlour.
2 depressed-arch service door-heads (integral) blocked in Cl7. Open fireplace
in kitchen, with wooden lintel, part-blocked. Stone fireplace in solar
upstairs, c.1400. Source: R.C.H.M Dorset I, p.157 (14)

Listing NGR: SY3759498928

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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