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California Farmhouse, Swanage

Description: California Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108257

OS Grid Reference: SZ0198877736
OS Grid Coordinates: 401988, 77736
Latitude/Longitude: 50.5993, -1.9733

Location: Swanage, Dorset BH19 2RS

Locality: Swanage
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 2RS

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Listing Text

California Farmhouse
SZ 07 NW 2/2

Probably C18. Purbeck stone walls, partly rendered. Purbeck stone roof. Brick stack.
Two-storeys. Entrance has stone porch with modern door. Modern windows on ground and
first floors. Large buttresses to south wall. West (rear) wall has a lean-to extension,
and a porch with modern tiled roof. A new house has been added, to the north, attached
to the original house. House somewhat altered, but still listable as one of the
surviving outlying farms of Swanage. The range of farm buildings round the yard at
the rear of the house, with stone walls and corrugated iron roofs, are not now listable.

Listing NGR: SZ0198877736

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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