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Naish Farmhouse, Holwell

Description: Naish Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 104868

OS Grid Reference: ST7056211225
OS Grid Coordinates: 370562, 111225
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8997, -2.4200

Location: Holwell, Dorset DT9 5LJ

Locality: Holwell
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5LJ

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Listing Text


3/138 11-7-51 Naish Farmhouse

- II*

House, C15 with alterations and additions of C16, C18 and C19. Rubble
walls with thatched roof, gable-ended to the right and hipped to the
left. Brick stack right and part way along eaves left. 2 storeys, 3/4
window range. 3 and 4-light casements with horizontal glazing bars.
Part glazed plain wooden door. 3 room cross passage plan formed by the
insertion of a stack into an open hall house. Internal features (RCHM)
C15 north door of elm planks under 2-centredhead. C15 timber partition
with doorways to former service rooms. C15 doorway to solar undercroft.
C16 partition and door between hall and through passage. Deep chamfered
beams and wall-plates, intersecting in hall. First floor fireplace with
chamfered 4-centred wooden head and stop-chamfered stone jambs. 6 roof
trusses, the second and the fifth from the south-west being framed par
partition-trusses and the others being jointed cruck trusses. The south-
western truss is probably a later addition.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 122, no 14.

Listing NGR: ST7056211225

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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