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Hillamsland Farmhouse, Ferndown Town

Description: Hillamsland Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 107646

OS Grid Reference: SZ0706798384
OS Grid Coordinates: 407067, 98384
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7850, -1.9011

Locality: Ferndown Town
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH22 8ST

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Listing Text

12/20 Hillamsland
- II
House. C17 lobby entrance house of three bays, with a mid C19 'Tudor' cross
wing. Brick walls of English bond to the old part, Flemish bond with blue
heads to the later, some Dutch flat arches with chamfered reveals, hood
moulds and kneelers. Tile roof, two stacks (one original) with coupled
diagonal flues (C19). An east-west block, with the west gable reconstituted
as the north side of a more elaborate west front, to form an L-shape. West
elevation of symmetrical design, 1½ storeys, 3 windows, the north side gable
being repeated in smaller scale above the half-dormers. 'Tudor' windows
with hood moulds, 2-lights above 3-lights and one in the centre; casements.
Mid C19 gabled porch, timber framed with boarded panels; half glazed, with a
4-centred arch, a plain oval-arched doorway and 5-panelled (top glazed)
door. The other elevations are plain and irregular, with catslides within
the angle; the north elevation has two C17 moulded wood casements with metal
lights. Inside, the main feature is a massive fireplace, with a bread oven
at the north side. RCHM

Listing NGR: SZ0706798384

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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