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Ab Antiquo, Bothenhampton

Description: Ab Antiquo

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 105047

OS Grid Reference: SY4717991825
OS Grid Coordinates: 347179, 91825
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7236, -2.7497

Location: Main Street, Bothenhampton, Dorset DT6 4BJ

Locality: Bothenhampton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 4BJ

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Listing Text

South Side

2/27 Ab Antiquo


Detached former farmhouse. c.C17, much C20 alteration. Rubble stone
walls. Thatch roof, half-hipped at left hand and gabled at right
hand. Brick stacks at ridge, left of centre and right hand gable.
One storey. 3 windows, 2-light wooden casements with glazing-bars.
Wooden cills with segmental stone arch-voussoirs. Former bread oven,
projects out at left hand, semi-circular with a stone slab roof,
C17. Plank door, with ornamental strap-hinges, C20. Thatch porch
canopy on posts. Interior: south west angle has a stone spiral
staircase to the first floor. Fittings of bread oven removed,
possibly rebuilt at rear of fireplace.
RCHM Dorset I, p 30 (6).

Listing NGR: SY4717991825

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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