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Minchington Farmhouse, Sixpenny Handley

Description: Minchington Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 107432

OS Grid Reference: ST9614314976
OS Grid Coordinates: 396143, 114976
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9342, -2.0562

Location: Oakley Lane, Sixpenny Handley, Dorset DT11 8DE

Locality: Sixpenny Handley
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 8DE

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Listing Text


5/96 Minchington Farmhouse

Farmhouse, late C16 or early C17. Flint and rubble, part chequerwork
flint and rubble. Ashlar and brick dressings. Thatched roof with
end brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys, 3 bay. Ground floor right has
3-light stone mullioned window. Similar 2-light window in upper floor.
Remaining windows mainly 2 and 3-light timber casements with glazing bars,
some under flat, gauged brick arches. Some blocked openings. Panelled
door to rear wing.

Internal features (RCHM): through passage flanked by moulded plank and
muntin partitions, now occupied by staircase; open fireplace with
chamfered stone jambs and chamfered and cambered timber bressummer;
chamfered beam. (RCHM, Dorset, vol V, p 67, no. 12).

Listing NGR: ST9614314976

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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