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East Farmhouse, Osmington

Description: East Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105920

OS Grid Reference: SY7259082868
OS Grid Coordinates: 372590, 82868
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6449, -2.3890

Location: A353, Osmington, Dorset DT3 6EJ

Locality: Osmington
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 6EJ

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Listing Text

(south side)
East Farmhouse

Farmhouse at right angles to road. C17 and dated 1697 over front
door (probably referring to north extension). Rubblestone and dressed
stone walls. Thatch roof, hipped at left hand and gabled at right
hand. Brick stacks, on ridge towards hip apex, and at right hand
gable. Two storeys. 4 windows, ground floor has hollow chamfered stone
mullions of 2 : 2 : 3 lights with wood casements and fixed lead
lights, returned labels over, C17. 3 light wood casement right of front
door. First floor windows are 2 : and 3 light wood casements with
lead lights. C18 and later. Front door, right of centre, has
chamfered jambs and a depressed arch head, with returned label over. Door
6 flush-panels, C19. Interior: originally a 3 room plan with end
chimneys and a central unheated room, enlarged to the north. (R.C.H.M.
Dorset II, p. 181 (8)).

Listing NGR: SY7259082868

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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