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South Down Farmhouse and Attached Front Walls, Owermoigne

Description: South Down Farmhouse and Attached Front Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105940

OS Grid Reference: SY7572982196
OS Grid Coordinates: 375729, 82196
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6389, -2.3446

Location: Owermoigne, Dorset DT2 8NQ

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

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Listing Text


South Down Farmhouse
and attached front
26.1.56 walls

- II

Detached farmhouse. Early C18. Brick walls in English bond (front
elevation), rubblestone remaining walls. Clay tile roofs with stone
slate eaves. Brick stacks at gable ends with moulded cornices. 2 storeys
and dormers. 5 windows, symmetrical fenestration, sashes with glazing-
bars, with segmental heads and flush wood frames. Stone cills, brick
arches with burnt headers and keystones. 3 gabled dormers, with 2
light casements, tile roofs, C20. Additions on both gable ends, rubblestone
and brick with pentice clay tile roofs. Plank door on right end.
Front door at centre, plank door in a wood frame, C19. Brick porch with
segmental head, keystone and gabled, tiled roof. Short rear wing,
rubblestone and brick quoins, with brick stack at gable end, added C19.
Interior: central transverse hall, with a room either side. Ribbed
panel window shutters, C19. Attached rubblestone front walls, run for
20 metres by 20 metres. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p. 188 (15)).

Listing NGR: SY7572982196

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Source: English Heritage

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