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Court Farmhouse, Askerswell

Description: Court Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 105024

OS Grid Reference: SY5296492621
OS Grid Coordinates: 352964, 92621
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7313, -2.6678

Location: Nallers Lane, Askerswell, Dorset DT2 9EJ

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

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Listing Text


3/4 Court Farmhouse


Farmhouse. c.Early C18, with C19 refenestration. Dressed stone and
rubble stone walls. Slate roof with stone gable-copings, one with
a scrolled kneeler block. Brick stacks at ridge, left of centre, and
at right hand gable. 2 storeys. 4 windows, 3-light cast-iron
casements with iron glazing-bars. Chamfered, wooden lintels and cills.
Front door, previously right of centre, flush-panelled with 4 top
lights, c.Cl9. Present entrance at left hand, just beyond gable end.
Continuous original outshut at rear under a catslide roof. Interior:
Back-to-back part-open fireplaces in left and centre rooms. Doorcase
stair up beside jambs, with C18 fielded-panel cupboards in the
reverse (underneath). Plank-and-muntin screen, in very good condition,
possibly reproduction.
RCHM Dorset I, p 12 (3).

Listing NGR: SY5296492621

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Source: English Heritage

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