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City Farmhouse, Sydling St Nicholas

Description: City Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105495

OS Grid Reference: SY6327799394
OS Grid Coordinates: 363277, 99394
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7929, -2.5224

Locality: Sydling St Nicholas
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9NX

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Listing Text


12/170 City Farmhouse

Detached Farmhouse, set back from and at right-angles to street.
Mid C17, with later alterations. Flint, chalk-block and Ham
stone walls. Thatch roof, hipped at south end and gabled at
north end. Brick stacks, on ridge towards south end (central
room), and on ridge towards north end (? kitchen). 3-unit plan
with further service or dairy at north end. Two storeys, 6
windows in total. 2- and 3-light iron casements with lead
lights. Doors: at left hand end, with brick jambs and plank-
and-muntin door, C20. Right of centre (? cross-passage),
stone jambs, plank-and-muntin door and wood lintel over, C20.
North gable end has a 2-light ovolo-moulded stone mullion
window with separate label over; one-light stone-framed window
in gable. Attached rubble-stone stable at south end with slate
roof, C19. Fixed windows with glazing-bars. Plank stable-door
at centre ground, with loft door over. Interior: chamfered

(RCHM Dorset I, p234(15))

Listing NGR: SY6327799394

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Source: English Heritage

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