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East Elworth Farmhouse, Abbotsbury

Description: East Elworth Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105148

OS Grid Reference: SY6019184654
OS Grid Coordinates: 360191, 84654
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6602, -2.5646

Location: Abbotsbury, Dorset DT3 4HF

Locality: Abbotsbury
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4HF

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Listing Text

6/29 East Elworth Farmhouse


Detached former farmhouse. Mid C17. Rubble-stone walls with dressed stone
quoins. Slate roof with stone gable-copings and ovolo-moulded kneelers.
Rebuilt C20 stone stacks at each gable. South elevation, 2 storeys with dormers.
2 windows, 3-light stone mullions, hollow-chamfered and one 4-light at right
hand. Separate labels, wooden casements. One C20 bull's eye over front door.
3 C20 dormers, with 2-light wooden casements, leaded, with hipped slate roofs.
Front doorway right of centre, with depressed-arch head and jambs, straight
chamfered, C20 plank door. Rear (north range), also C17, possibly part of a
unit system, 2 storeys, 2 windows with 2-light stone mullions. C20 refenestration
on the west side. Originally a 2-unit range with open fireplace and bread oven
in north end. C20 continuous outshut in the angle with re-set C17 jambs and head
of doorway. Plank door.
(RCHM, Dorset I, p.9 (28).)

Listing NGR: SY6019184654

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Source: English Heritage

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