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Manor Farmhouse, Wimborne St Giles

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 107442

OS Grid Reference: SU0179213582
OS Grid Coordinates: 401792, 113582
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9217, -1.9759

Location: Monkton Drove, Wimborne St Giles, Dorset BH21 5NW

Locality: Wimborne St Giles
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5NW

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Listing Text


6/107 Manor Farmhouse

Farmhouse, C16 origin with extensions and alterations of the C17, C18
and C19. Timber frame, rendered and whitewashed, brick and chequerwork
flint and ashlar. Brick stacks to right and along the ridge left.
Right end has a large projecting flint and ashlar chimney breast.
2 storeys, 4 window range. 12-pane sashes. Part-glazed panelled door
between 2 right hand bays. Later part-glazed porch.

Internal features (RCHM): chamfered beams and exposed timber framing;
fireplace with moulded timber bressummer; part of the original tie-beam
roof with stop-chamfered purlins and chamfered windbracing remains intact;
other roof trusses are of the C17; the form of the roof trusses suggests
that the living accommodation was originally open to the roof. (RCHM,
Dorset, vol V, p 99, no. 21. Newman, J and Pevsner, N, The Buildings of
England: Dorset, 1972, p 473).

Listing NGR: SU0179213582

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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