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Description: Manor Farmhouse
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 105879
OS Grid Reference: ST5888007460
OS Grid Coordinates: 358880, 107460
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8652, -2.5857
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ST 50 NE
Detached Farmhouse. Late C17. Coursed and squared rubble walls with ashlar
quoins. Thatch roof with gable ends and stone gable-copings. Brick stacks
at gable ends, C19 and C20. Two storeys and attics. 5 windows, regular and
symmetrical fenestration, stone mullions (hollow-chamfers) with a continuous
string-course over,returned at the ends; windows are of 3, 2, 2, 2, 3 lights,
iron casements with rectangularly leaded and fixed lead lights. Two casements
to right gable (attic) window. Front door at centre, plank door with 2 glazed
lights, C19. Gabled C19 porch. Outshuts at either end are both C19.
Interior: plan, end rooms with fireplaces, dog-legged cross-passage at centre
with central staircase and small store room beneath the stairs. Stair-position
possibly altered since C17. Mid-chamfered ceiling-beams in north and south
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.224(3). R Machin, The Houses of Yetminster, 1978, pp.101-102)
Listing NGR: ST5888007460
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Source: English Heritage
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