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East Farm House, Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle

Description: East Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108471

OS Grid Reference: SY8076193556
OS Grid Coordinates: 380761, 93556
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7413, -2.2740

Location: B3390, Affpuddle, Dorset DT2 7HH

Locality: Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7HH

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Listing Text

SY 8093
20.11.59 (North Side)

East Farm House


Farmhouse. C17 origin, largely rebuilt 1765 - Diary of James Frampton. Walls part
brick, part stone, part brick and flint banding. Tiled roof with stone eaves
courses. Brick stacks. L-shaped plan. Main front range of 1765. Rear kitchen
wing appears C17. Both ranges have later lean-to additions at rear, of brick with
slate roofs.
Main front elevation - west - of two storeys and attics. Brick walls, dentil
cornice at eaves. Central doorway with stone surround, flat hood on stone
Two double-hung sash windows with glazing bars, and keystones to arches. Three
similar windows to first floor. One dormer to attic with casements with lead
lights. North gable wall of stone, with brick details.
Rear wing has walls of brick and flint banding, and stone quoins. Two-light stone
mullioned windows on ground and first floors, with lead lights.
South elevation has brick walls, and double-hung sash windows with glazing bars to
ground and first floors. Attic has two dormers with casements. Later added
Internally the south ground floor room has a large chimney stack and fireplace with
four-centred stone arch - may be re-set. (Large ovens behind this removed fairly
recently). Former external - now internal door in rear wing has semi-circular stone
arch. 1 deep chamfered ceiling beam.
RCHM Monument 7.

Listing NGR: SY8076193556

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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