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Lower Holt Farmhouse, Melbury Osmond

Description: Lower Holt Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 105836

OS Grid Reference: ST5695308782
OS Grid Coordinates: 356953, 108782
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8769, -2.6132

Location: Holt Lane, Melbury Osmond, Dorset DT2 0LX

Locality: Melbury Osmond
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 0LX

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Listing Text

2/88 Lower Holt
Detached Farmhouse. C18, extended at right angles in C19, to join earlier
structure at east end. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof to original
farmhouse, slate roof to C19 range, and corrugated asbestos further east.
C20 brick stack on south gable, and on east gable. Two storeys. Gable-
end and 3 windows to south elevation, with the C18 return having a sash
window and a 2-light casement over. C19 range has cast-iron casements with
glazing-bars, wood cills, and dressed stone voussoirs, these are 3-light to
ground floor and 2-light over. Doorway is left of centre, flush-panelled
and with wood frame, C19. The north elevation has similar cast-iron casements
with glazing-bars canted bay window on the gable-end at right hand, late C19.
Plank door, left of centre, C20. (RCHM. Dorset I, p.161(21))

Listing NGR: ST5695308782

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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