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Court House Dairy, Thornford

Description: Court House Dairy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 105676

OS Grid Reference: ST6230714364
OS Grid Coordinates: 362307, 114364
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9275, -2.5377

Location: Thornford, Dorset DT9 6PT

Locality: Thornford
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6PT

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Listing Text

ST 61 SW
Court House Dairy
- II
Detached farmhouse. Dated 1850 in transom of front window. Rubble-stone walls,
with a continuous string under the main window and over the front door. Clay-tile
roof with stone gable-copings. Stone stacks at left hand gable and at right
front stack embrasure. This embrasure has the fleur-de-lis of Digby. 1½-2 storeys.
2 windows, irregular and unusual fenestration. Left ground, 4-light casements
with wood mullions and stone cornice. Dormer window, gabled is a 3-light case-
ments with wood lintel over. Central window is a 2 storey, 3-light mullion window
with a heavy transom, dated as above. This is gabled and coped. Front door,
right of this window, moulded jambs and depressed-arch in a square head. Plank
door with strap hinges. Rear range at right angles. 1½ storeys. 2 windows,
3-light and 4-light wood casements with wood lintels over. Stone cornices to
ground floor windows. Doorway at centre with door-frame having a depressed-arch
head, plank door with strap-hinges. Outshut to rear of main range, former pump-
house. Dairy housed in rear range.

Listing NGR: ST6230714364

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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