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Lower Farm House, Beer Hackett

Description: Lower Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 106021

OS Grid Reference: ST5988111839
OS Grid Coordinates: 359881, 111839
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9046, -2.5719

Location: Beer Hackett, Dorset DT9 6QP

Locality: Beer Hackett
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6QP

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Listing Text


1/3 Lower Farm House

- II

Detached farmhouse. Early C17. Rubble stone walls. Thatched roof, hipped
at left end and with coped gable at right end. One brick stack right of
door, also one plastered and one stone end stack. One storey and attic.
At left end an extension of one storey and attic. 3 room end cross-passage
plan. Ledged door under slate pentice on wood posts. Left of this a 2-light
stone mullioned window with hoodmould. Right of-the door two 4-light similar
windows. In attic, three 3-light stone mullioned windows, without hoodmoulds.
Date stone on front wall, 1 and AXX. 1735 (date of repair or alteration). In
the extension, one casement,on ground floor - one casement with lead lights in
attic. Internally, hall has deep chamfered intersecting ceiling beams, and
large open fireplace with timber lintel. Parlour has chamfered ceiling beam
and moulded 4-centred arched stone fireplace. RCHM Monument 4. (Dorset. Vol.I)

Listing NGR: ST5988111839

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Source: English Heritage

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