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Mill Farm House, Yetminster

Description: Mill Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 106176

OS Grid Reference: ST5961410331
OS Grid Coordinates: 359614, 110331
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8910, -2.5755

Location: Mill Lane, Yetminster, Dorset DT9 6ND

Locality: Yetminster
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6ND

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Listing Text


11/159 Mill Farm House


Former watermill, mill house, and cottage - now one house. Mill and mill
house C17 (RCHM), cottage mid-C19. Rubble stone walls, with brick dressings
to cottage. Tiled roofs with stone eaves courses to mill and mill house.
Mill house 3 storeys, mill and cottage 2 storeys. L-shaped plan. Mill
house, in centre, has date stone 1793 (probably an alteration date). South
range - adjoining mill, has one casement with glazing bars on ground and
first floors. North range - adjoining cottage, has 2 casements with glazing
bars on each floor - that on ground floor replacing a door. Internally,
main ground floor room has large open fireplace with curved timber lintel
and bread oven. Mill has panelled door. Ground floor - below ground level,
has 2 shuttered openings and 2 casements with glazing bars. At right end,
blocked opening to-former wheel pit has cambered timber lintel with relieving
arch over. First floor has 3 casements with glazing bars. C20 stone stack
at right end. Small casement at mezzanine level at left end. C20 cart port
extension on right. Internally, no machinery, but part of framing and shute
survives. C19 cottage in north wing has panelled door with hood. Ground
floor has one sash with glazing bars. First floor has 2 similar windows.
(RCHM Monument 32 Dorset. Vol. I)

Listing NGR: ST5961410331

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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