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South Admiston Farmhouse, Athelhampton

Description: South Admiston Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 106194

OS Grid Reference: SY7666293371
OS Grid Coordinates: 376662, 93371
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7395, -2.3321

Locality: Athelhampton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8SP

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Listing Text


9/6 South Admiston
21.2.79 Farmhouse

- II

Detached farmhouse. Dated 1845. Dressed limestone walls with ashlar
dressings. Clay tile roofs with cresting. Stone stacks at north gable, and
at junction of ridges. Two storeys and attics. South west elevation has 3
windows to house and one window to low battlemented former kitchen and
bakery at north end. Irregular fenestration, all windows with labels over.
Ground floor: 3 light, porch, canted bay on front gable, of one, two, one
lights with high cross-transom, battlemented parapet. First floor has
2 light, one light, 2 light with a single light window over this in the
gable. All windows are cast-iron casements with rectangular glazing bars.
Porch in the angle, ashlar moulded stone jambs and 4-centred head, plank and
muntin door studded, C19. Original datestone of 1845 with armorial over,
embattled parapet. The embattled north build of 1½ storeys has a 2 light
window to ground floor and a single light window over. Low pitched roof is
hidden behind the embattled facade. Rear range of 1½ storeys formerly
contained bakehouse and well.

Listing NGR: SY7666293371

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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