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Park, Broadwindsor

Description: Park

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 105005

OS Grid Reference: ST4437203330
OS Grid Coordinates: 344372, 103330
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8268, -2.7912

Location: Broadwindsor, Dorset DT8 3QT

Locality: Broadwindsor
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT8 3QT

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Listing Text

ST 40 SW BROADWINDSOR
4-12-1951
4/13 Park (formerly listed
as Lower Park Farmhouse)
- II*

Farmhouse, C16 and later alterations. Mainly L-Plan. Dressed stone
walls. Thatch roof, gabled at left hand and right hand. Stone gable-
coping at right hand. C20 brick stacks at each gable. 2 storeys, eaves
raised over most of the centre windows. 3 windows and porch (right of
centre), 3- and 4-light stone mullions (hollow chamfers). Separate
returned labels over, iron casements with lead lights and metal
casements. Large slower buttress between bays one and two. Stone
porch, c.1700, square plan, eared architrave to entrance. Straight
dripstone over. Rectangular light over with lozenge lead lights.
Stone gable coping with finial over. Interior: Stone fireplace in
north wall, with moulded jambs and depressed-arch head, c.Cl6. Plain
spandrels. Arms of France (field of Fleur-de-lis) cut into the stone
lintel. Open fireplace in opposite end with chamfered jambs and reset
lintel over.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 55 (31).


Listing NGR: ST4437203330

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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