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?.

Laurel Farmhouse, Bothenhampton

Description: Laurel Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 105048

OS Grid Reference: SY4722191803
OS Grid Coordinates: 347221, 91803
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7234, -2.7491

Location: Main Street, Bothenhampton, Dorset DT6 4BJ

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

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

Listing Text

South Side

2/28 Laurel Farmhouse


Detached Farmhouse. c.C16 open hall, ceiled in C17. Rubble stone
walls with stone quoins. Thatch roof, gabled at left hand and
half-hipped at right hand. Brick stacks at left hand gable and
right hand ridge. 1½ storeys. 3 windows, 2-light wooden
casements with glazing-bars, C19. Front door, left of centre,
plank with 2 top lights, C2O. C20 rubble-stone extension at right
angles (left hand), with a corrugated iron roof, not of special
interest. Interior: east end room, first floor: jointed-cruck
construction with collar beams immediately above ceiling level,
large cruck-posts. Ground floor, brick-jambed fireplace, with a
chamfered wooden lintel, stopped. Large chamfered ceiling-beam
with filleted stops.
RCHM Dorset I, p 30 (5).

Listing NGR: SY4722191803

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.