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Galton Farmhouse, Owermoigne

Description: Galton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105931

OS Grid Reference: SY7763485091
OS Grid Coordinates: 377634, 85091
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6651, -2.3178

Location: 24 A352, Owermoigne, Dorset DT2 8BY

Locality: Owermoigne
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8BY

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Listing Text


14/42 Galton Farmhouse


Farmhouse, of villa type, c.1840. Brick walls in Flemish bond.
Brick plinth and plat band between ground and first floors. Hipped
slate roof with projecting boxed eaves and parallel ridges. Three brick
stacks, in clusters of 4 shafts at party walls on the ridges.
Central porch on south wall, brick with dog tooth cornices. Two
storeys. 3 windows sashes with thin glazing-bars, stone cills and
gauged brick voussoirs crown glass, C19, those at ground floor front
replaced with plastic imitations, C20. Porch doorway has a round-arched
entrance. Inner door is flush panelled and glazed, C19. Side
walls, 3 windows, sashes with thin glazing-bars, C19. Interior:
double fronted and double depth plan. C19 window shutters, 4 panel
doors. Rear service range, with brick walls and a hipped slate roof
with stack on ridge, originally comprised scullery (door), beer
cellar (door), loft door, wood stone (door) and privy (door). All
doorways have gauged brick arches over.

Listing NGR: SY7763485091

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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