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Watercombe Farmhouse, Owermoigne

Description: Watercombe Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105941

OS Grid Reference: SY7559184796
OS Grid Coordinates: 375591, 84796
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6623, -2.3467

Location: Owermoigne, Dorset DT2 8HJ

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

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Listing Text


10/52 Watercombe Farmhouse
(formerly listed
26.1.56 in defunct
Watercombe Parish

- II

Detached farmhouse. C18 main range, with C19 at right angles.
Rubblestone walls, rendered. Thatch roof, hipped at west end and
gabled at south east. Rendered stack at left hand on ridge, and at
south east gable end. 1½ storeys. 4 windows, very irregular fenestration
of C19 and C20, sashes and horizontally pivoting casements, 2 and 3 light
eyebrow dormers. North and south elevations have half hipped
square projecting bays, with doorways and C20 doors in the side walls
of the bays. The C19 sashes and C20 plastic replacements. Rendered
porch and C20 door at centre. Interior: mid chamfered ceiling beams.
(R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p. 330 (1)).

Listing NGR: SY7559184796

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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