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Ryall's Farmhouse, Gussage St Michael

Description: Ryall's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 107386

OS Grid Reference: ST9811312612
OS Grid Coordinates: 398113, 112612
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9130, -2.0282

Location: Gussage St Michael, Dorset BH21 5JE

Locality: Gussage St Michael
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5JE

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Listing Text

ST 91 SE

5/49 Ryall's Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now private house, C16 origin with additions and alterations of
the Cl7 and C18. Part rubble and flint with ashlar quoins, part timber-
frame and part brick with tiled roofs. Massive 2 stage chimney breasts at
each end terminating in paired brick flues set diagonally L-plan. 2 storeys,
3 window range. 2-light casements with horizontal glazing bars to upper
floor similar 3-light windows to the ground floor. Central C19 gabled
porch with glazed door. Former porch incorporating stair tower to the
rear is now blocked.

Internal features: south room of east range has open fireplace with
chamfered timber bressummer with raised centre and chamfered stone jambs
with run-out stops; niche beside north fireplace has C18 woodwork with a
moulded architrave and fluted pilasters; various early doorways to first
floor rooms; parition with original window by staircase. (RCHM, Dorset,
vol V, p 24, no. 5).

Listing NGR: ST9811312612

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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