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Barton Farmhouse and Attached Barn, Cerne Abbas

Description: Barton Farmhouse and Attached Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105398

OS Grid Reference: ST6625200973
OS Grid Coordinates: 366252, 100973
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8073, -2.4803

Location: 6 A352, Cerne Abbas, Dorset DT2 7JS

Locality: Cerne Abbas
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7JS

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/73 Barton Farmhouse and
26.1.56 attached Barn.


Farmhouse and Barn, in continuous range. Mid C18, or later,
in style of C17. Chalk block and knapped flint walls, banded,
in traditional style. Roman tile roof with gable ends. C19
brick stacks at gable ends. Two storeys. 3 windows to main
range, and a further bay at each end. Ground floor has
hollow-chamfered Ham stone mullions, C19 iron casements with
diagonally leaded lights. Returned labels over. 4-light
(left) and 3-light (right). First floor windows of similar
design, 2-, 2- and 3-light respectively. Front doorway at
centre, with 3-centred head and flush-panelled door, C19.
Extension to house at east end, C19 two storey with brick
quoins and gabled slate roof. Interior: slightly-chamfered
ceiling-beams; brick-jambed open fireplace in east room.
Attached Barn, late C18. Flint and brick quoins. Corrugated
iron roof with half-hip at west end. 3 loop-lights with
brick dressings. Entrance at centre, brick-jambed, C20
corrugated-iron doors.

(RCHM Dorset I, p81(24)

Listing NGR: ST6625200973

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

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