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Kingston Russell Farmhouse, Kingston Russell

Description: Kingston Russell Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105241

OS Grid Reference: SY5818991394
OS Grid Coordinates: 358189, 91394
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7207, -2.5936

Location: Kingston Russell, Dorset DT2 9EE

Locality: Kingston Russell
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9EE

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Listing Text

SY 59 SE KINGSTON RUSSELL HIGHER KINGSTON RUSSELL

1/122 Kingston Russell Farmhouse

- II*

Detached Farmhouse. Mid C18. Red brick walls in Flemish bond, with rusticated
stone quoins and ashlar stone plinth. Dentil brick cornice. Slate roof with
stone gable-copings, levelled, and with scrolled kneelers. Brick stacks at each
gable end. T-Plan house, with C20 wing added parallel to C18 rear wing, on east
side. South elevation: 2 storeys, 3 windows, tripartite sashes with glazing-bars
and crown glass. Gauged brick arches with projecting white keystones. Stone cills.
3 C20 dormers have 2-light casements with glazing-bars. Front doorway at centre,
up 8 stone steps. Gibbs surround with brick and stone alternating, into semi-
circular head with projecting dropped keystone, supporting a moulded cornice with
stone pediment over carried on 2 large volute brackets. Rubbed brick in the
spandrels. Rear service range in the same materials. 2 storeys. 3 windows,
sashes with the same detailing. Doorway on west side, with gauged brick head and
projecting keystone. C20 plank door. Small gabled wing in north-west angle, C18,
with a rendered upper storey. Stone coping. Door is flush-panelled and with 4
upper lights, keystone over. Early C20 east range, brick walls and 3 gables with
slate roofs. 2 storeys. 4 windows, 2- and 3-light C20 casements. Front door at
left ground. The interior is not of special interest.


Listing NGR: SY5818991394

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Source: English Heritage

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