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Longham Farmhouse, Ferndown Town

Description: Longham Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 107662

OS Grid Reference: SZ0658597990
OS Grid Coordinates: 406585, 97990
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7815, -1.9079

Locality: Ferndown Town
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH22 9AA

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Listing Text

12/36 Longham Farmhouse
- II
House. Mid C18. Brick walls of header bond, plinth, cambered arches with
stone keys, brick dentil eaves; rear walls of English bond. Tile roof,
slate to the south wing. Rectangular block with a lower narrower wing set
at an angle from the south gable; symmetrical west front elevation of two
storeys five windows. Sashes in reveals. Doric doorcase with triglyphs, 3/4
fluted columns, and tile hood replacing the cornice, arched opening with
decorative fan light, 6-panelled door. The rear elevation has a lower
eaves, symmetrical of two storeys three windows, the centre being raised
(with a taller window of the front pattern) with a gable. Casements,
splayed bay (sashes) at the north side. Doorway with hood on posts. The
south wing (probably of older origin) is a low two storeys, with windows
(casements) and doorways on the east side. Lead fire insurance sign in the
rear gable. RCHM

Listing NGR: SZ0658597990

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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