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Wake Court Farmhouse, Bishop's Caundle

Description: Wake Court Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 104744

OS Grid Reference: ST6997112346
OS Grid Coordinates: 369971, 112346
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9098, -2.4285

Location: Bishops Caundle, Dorset DT9 5NG

Locality: Bishop's Caundle
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5NG

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Listing Text


2/20 11-7-51 Wake Court Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse of 2 parts, a C16 north wing and an early C18 east wing. C18
wing, rendered and colourwashed; hipped, stone-slate roof with tiles to
ridge. 2 C20 brick replacement stacks part-way in along ridge. 2 storeys
and attic, 4 window range. C20 3-light casements except to second bay
which has a similar 2-light window. 3 C20 2-light hipped dormers. All
windows with single horizontal glazing bar. C20 porch right. C16 wing
of coursed rubble with stone-slated, gabled-ended roof with stone coping
and end C20 brick stacks. 1 ½ storeys, 4 window range. South facade has
C20 French doors under segmental stone arches. Upper floor has hipped
dormers with 2-light casements having single horizontal glazing bars.
C20 single storey block in southern intersection of 2 ranges. Probably
C18 connecting range between 2 main ranges. Modernized internally but
there is a fireplace with chamfered bressummer and continuous jambs and
some stop-chamfered beams.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, pp 15-16, no 5.

Listing NGR: ST6997112346

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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