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Lower Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall, Over Compton

Description: Lower Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 105642

OS Grid Reference: ST5874617041
OS Grid Coordinates: 358746, 117041
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9513, -2.5886

Location: Western Street, Over Compton, Dorset DT9 4RQ

Locality: Over Compton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4RQ

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Listing Text

ST 51 NE
4/100 Lower Farmhoue and
attached garden walls
11.7.51 II
Detached farmhouse. Dated P and E A 1665. Dated over front door: Istas
Aedes Restituit Refecit J.R.P.G. A.S. MDCCCXCII (1892). Repair. Caused
dressed stone walls. Slate roofs with stone gable-copings and moulded
kneelers. Ashlar stone stacks at gable ends. Parallel ranges. Two storeys.
3 windows, 3-light hollow-chamfered stone mullions, 2-light over front door.
Straight dripstones over. Iron casements with rectangular leaded lights.
North end wall has small single light iron casements with lead lights. Wood
lintels over. Front door at centre, with straight-chamfered jambs and depressed-
arch head. Door has a panelled bottom, and glazed top half, C19. Attached
front garden walls: rubble-stone with ashlar coping stones, ramped to front
entrance. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 104(7)).

Listing NGR: ST5874617041

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Source: English Heritage

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