British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

North Eggardon Farmhouse, Askerswell

Description: North Eggardon Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 105034

OS Grid Reference: SY5347094140
OS Grid Coordinates: 353470, 94140
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7450, -2.6608

Location: Askerswell, Dorset DT6 3ST

Locality: Askerswell
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 3ST

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Askerswell, Dorset at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


3/14 North Eggardon

- II

Detached Farmhouse with side ranges. C18, much re-fashioned in
early Cl9, when wings added. Coursed stone walls, rendered at
centre. Slate roofs with stone gable-copings and stone slabs at
eaves. Rendered brick stacks at each gable. Main block 2 storeys.
5 windows (symmetrical facade). 2-light stone mullion windows with
semi-circular heads in a square head with returned label over. Cast-
iron glazing-bars with Y-heads. Re-fashioning of the windows is C19.
2 storey porch at centre, with gabled slate roof over. Round-headed
entrance. Front door, with 4 recess panels with pointed-arch heads,
C19. Portico with a pentice slate roof, carried on chamfered stone
pillars with capitals, 3 bays to each side, and gabled over the front
entrance. Side ranges, left, one bay, 2 storeys (lower than centre).
Ground floor has a 2-leaf plank door with segmental stone arch over.
2-light. wooden casement with glazing-bars over. Right hand range
of same style and size, with 2-light wooden casements, with glazing-
bars. Continuous outshut at rear of main house, with catslide roof

Listing NGR: SY5347094140

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.