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Deans Leaze Farm House, Witchampton

Description: Deans Leaze Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107565

OS Grid Reference: ST9743806655
OS Grid Coordinates: 397438, 106655
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8594, -2.0378

Location: Witchampton, Dorset BH21 5BT

Locality: Witchampton
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5BT

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Listing Text

ST 90 NE
4/106 Deans Leaze Farm


Farmhouse. c1760. Originally coach house and stables to house demolished
c1835 (Hutchins) - altered at this time to farmhouse. Brick walls, hipped
tiled roof, one brick stack right of centre and one at rear. Originally
L-shaped plan, - the angle infilled with a slate roofed block in late C19.
Part 2 storeyed, part one storey and attic. In main front the centre section
projects slightly and is carried up as a pediment with moulded parapet and
cornice. This has a 6 panel raised panel door in open porch with flat hood on
timber posts. Ground floor has 2 sashes with glazing bars under segmental
arches. First floor has 2 similar sashes and a central blind window. Each
side of the centre bay a range of one storey and attics, with dentil cornice
at eaves. On left side, ground floor has 2 sashes with glazing bars under
segmental arches. Attic has one hipped dormer with casements with glazing
bars. On right side, ground floor has a panelled door with fanlight and one
blind window. Attic has one gabled dormer with bargeboards, and casements
with glazing bars. Lean-to extension at right end with double timber doors.
(R.C.H.M. Monument 15. Dorset Vol V. Hutchins, History of Dorset III. 478).

Listing NGR: ST9743806655

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Source: English Heritage

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