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West Hembury Farmhouse, Askerswell

Description: West Hembury Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 105021

OS Grid Reference: SY5244493070
OS Grid Coordinates: 352444, 93070
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7353, -2.6752

Location: Hembury Road, Askerswell, Dorset DT2 9EN

Locality: Askerswell
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9EN

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Listing Text


3/1 West Hembury Farmhouse

- II

Detached Farmhouse. Dated G B 1749 with C2O alterations. Coursed
rubble stone walls with large stone quoins. Thatch roof with stone
gable-copings and scrolled kneelers. Brick stacks at each gable
and at 'rear' wing gable. T-plan house, as built. South elevation:
2 storeys. 4 windows, 3-light wooden casements with horizontal
glazing-bars. No cills. One C20 3-light hardwood casement. Door
at centre, C20 metal. One C20 metal door in 'rear' angle. One
blocked oculus on rear gable end.
RCHM Dorset I, p 13 (9).

Listing NGR: SY5244493070

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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