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Densham Farmhouse, Folke

Description: Densham Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 104820

OS Grid Reference: ST6787411714
OS Grid Coordinates: 367874, 111714
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9040, -2.4582

Location: Stakes Lane, Folke, Dorset DT9 5PN

Locality: Folke
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5PN

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Listing Text

ST 61 SE FOLKE STAKES LANE:
BISHOP'S DOWN

2/97 Densham Farmhouse

- II

House, C17 with early cl9 additions. Coursed rubble (part rendered),
walls, tiled and slated gable ended roofs with central brick stack.
2 parallel ranges that to the rear being Cl7 and that to the front
Cl9. C17 range has 3 straight chamfered mullioned windows of 2-lights
on the ground floor, 3 on the second floor and 2 in the attic. Cl9
front is of 2 storeys, 3 window range, 2-light casements with glazing
bars. Mid Cl9 rock faced porch with reset ashlar round window bearing
the date 1725. Glazed round headed door.


Listing NGR: ST6787411714

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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