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Petersham Farm House, Holt

Description: Petersham Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107534

OS Grid Reference: SU0208404350
OS Grid Coordinates: 402084, 104350
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8387, -1.9718

Locality: Holt
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 4JT

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Listing Text

Petersham Farm House


Farmhouse. Probably mid-C18. Brick walls, tiled roof with coped gable at
right end. Brick stacks, - of cruciform plan, with oversailing caps, one at
right end and one at left end of original section. House extended to left in
Cl9. 2 storeys and attic. Plat band at first floor level and shallow plinth,
to original section. Panelled door in C20 open timber porch. In original
section, ground floor has 2 casements with horizontal glazing bars under
gauged arches. First floor has 2 similar casements without arches. In later,
left section, a similar casement on each floor - segmental arch on ground
floor. At left end a rear wing of one storey and attic, - the former dairy
and cheese loft. Also a C19 rear staircase wing, all in matching
construction. Internally, some chamfered ceiling beams and evidence of large
fireplaces, part built up. (R.C.H.M. Monument 16. Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: SU0208404350

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Source: English Heritage

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