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Manor Farmhouse, Portesham

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105302

OS Grid Reference: SY6024085965
OS Grid Coordinates: 360240, 85965
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6720, -2.5640

Location: 12 Manor Close, Portesham, Dorset DT3 4ET

Locality: Portesham
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4ET

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Listing Text


11/181 Manor Farmhouse

Detached Farmhouse. Early C19. Coursed rubble-stone walls with dressed stone
quoins. Slate roof with gable-ends. C19 brick stacks at each gable. 2 storeys
with cellars and attics. 3 windows, sashes with glazing-bars, (4 panes width),
dressed stone jambs with lintels, keys and stone cills. Front doorway at centre
with dressed stone jambs and head, door with lower flush panels and 2 upper lights.
Fanlight with radiating glazing-bars, C19. Wooden porch with gabled slate roof
over, C19. Upper floor blockings on east gable wall with a ground floor sash,
and door at right hand. Attached rear wing at north-west corner, same materials
and a C20 brick stack at rear gable. Renewed 2-light casements, and a plank door
in the re-entrant angle. Attached front garden wall, early C19. Low rubble-stone
wall in a semi-circle round the front of the house, acting as a retaining wall.

Listing NGR: SY6024085965

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Source: English Heritage

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