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Dunn's Farmhouse, Holnest

Description: Dunn's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 104836

OS Grid Reference: ST6565809690
OS Grid Coordinates: 365658, 109690
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8857, -2.4896

Location: A352, Holnest, Dorset DT9 5PU

Locality: Holnest
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5PU

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Listing Text

ST 60 NE HOLNEST

5/113 11-7-51 Dunn's Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse, C17 or earlier, left part of coursed rubble, right part of
brick. Stone slated roof. Gabled wing left, half-hipped right.
T-plan. One and a half storeys, main block 4 window range. Stone
mullioned windows with ashlar dressings, those to the ground floor
of 3-lights. The upper floor has similar 2-light windows. Ground
floor windows have returned labels. The projecting left wing has a
canted stone mullioned bay with a stone slate roof. Door in intersection
of 2 ranges appears to be C20 and is glazed. Stacks possibly of
terracotta centrally between the 2 dormers. Brick stack to left gable.
Gable above bay bears panel with inscription 'W G 1610'. Interior
said to contain chamfered ceiling beams and oak panelling.
RCHM, Dorset, Vol I, p125, no 2.


Listing NGR: ST6565809690

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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