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The Old Farmhouse, Sydling St Nicholas

Description: The Old Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105527

OS Grid Reference: ST6290701174
OS Grid Coordinates: 362907, 101174
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8089, -2.5278

Location: Sydling St Nicholas, Dorset DT2 9PQ

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

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Listing Text


The Old Farmhouse,
4/201 (formerly listed as
26.1.56 pair of Cottages and
Barn at Upsydling Farm.)


Detatched former farmhouse, now cottage. .Early C17, with C18
re-fashioning. Random chalk rubble, flint rubble and banded brick
walls; big stone blocks in the plinth, rough stone quoins.
Thatch roof with gable ends. .C18 brick stacks at left gable,
ridge right of centre, and right gable. Straight-joint towards
right hand end. 1½ storeys. 3-4 windows, ground floor has 3-light
stone mullions, hollow-chamfered and with separate labels.
4 eyebrow dormers, 2-light wood casements. Front door at left,
centre, with stone jambs and elliptical brick arch. Stable-type
door, C20. Rear wing has banded masonry, and C20 front door in
the angle.

(RCHM Dorset I, p234(17))

Listing NGR: ST6290701174

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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