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Bere Chapel Farmhouse, Broadwindsor

Description: Bere Chapel Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104993

OS Grid Reference: ST3917305751
OS Grid Coordinates: 339173, 105751
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8481, -2.8654

Location: Broadwindsor, Dorset TA18 8QJ

Locality: Broadwindsor
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: TA18 8QJ

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Listing Text

ST 30 NE BROADWINDSOR
8-10-1973
1/1 Bere Chapel Farmhouse
II*

Detached Farmhouse, C16, with earlier evidence (piscina), and later
alterations. Dressed stone walls on a rubble-stone base, Slate roof.
3 stacks, two of stone, one backs onto cross-passage and has a
moulded cornice and stone flashing; one at former right hard gable.
2 storeys. 6 windows, 3 stone mullions with separate labels over.
Wooden casements with glazing-bars and wooden cills. Right hand
'bay' has a French window with glazing-bars, and a 3-light window
over. Interior: Plan - lower room (left) with stone spiral stair
in corner; cross-passage; hall; inner ram. 3 stone fireplaces in
ground floor rooms, with Straight chamfered jambs and depressed-arch
heads. Ample stone spiral stair to room over, with stone piscina
in gable wall (internal), pointed arch with slight chamfer and drain.
Medieval. Roof: 4-joint- cruck trusses, slip-tenoned. Collar beam
halved into side of principal and with decorative joint. Flagstone
floors.


Listing NGR: ST3917305751

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Source: English Heritage

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