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?.

Elworth Farmhouse, Abbotsbury

Description: Elworth Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105190

OS Grid Reference: SY5982984692
OS Grid Coordinates: 359829, 84692
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6605, -2.5697

Location: Abbotsbury, Dorset DT3 4HF

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

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

Listing Text

SY 58 SE ABBOTSBURY WEST ELWORTH

5/71 Elworth Farmhouse (formerly
26.1.56 listed as West Elsworth Farmhouses)
GV II

Detached Farmhouse. Mid C18. Rubble-stone walls. Slate roof with projecting
eaves, C19. C19 brick stacks at each gable end. 2 storeys. 3 windows, 3-light
stone-mullioned with hollow-chamfers. C20 wooden casements with horizontal
glazing-bars. Returned stone labels over. Front door at centre, flush-panelled
with 2 top lights, rubble-stone voussoirs over. Gabled-in store-house at left
hand end, with a thatch roof. Brick stack on the east gable. 2-light cast-iron
casements on the gable-end. Plank door in the angle, C19.
Interior: open fireplace in right hand gable. Outhouse (wood-store) attached on
west gable end, with pentice slate roof over. Plank door to front with a wooden
frame.
(RCHM Dorset I, p9 (26).)


Listing NGR: SY5982984692

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.