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Manor Farmhouse Including Front Gate Piers, Sixpenny Handley

Description: Manor Farmhouse Including Front Gate Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 107435

OS Grid Reference: ST9710717004
OS Grid Coordinates: 397107, 117004
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9525, -2.0425

Location: Straight Lane, Sixpenny Handley, Dorset SP5 5RR

Locality: Sixpenny Handley
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 5RR

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Listing Text


2/100 Manor Farmhouse including
front gate piers (formerly
18.3.55 listed as Woodcuts Farmhouse)


Farmhouse, early C18. Chequerwork flint and squared rubble. Tiled roof
with stone slate margins and end stone copings. Projecting chimney breasts
capped by triplets of diagonally set square brick flues. 2 storeys with
attics, 5 window range. 12-pane sashes with stone lintels bearing keystones.
Symmetrical. Central panelled doorway with segmental hood over. 3 gabled
dormers with 2-light casements with glazing bars.

Interior features (RCHM): staircase with cut strings and turned balusters.

The gate piers are of ashlar with moulded caps and ball finials.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol V, p 68, no. 14).

Listing NGR: ST9710717004

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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