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West Burton Farm House, Winfrith Newburgh

Description: West Burton Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108772

OS Grid Reference: SY8202785930
OS Grid Coordinates: 382027, 85930
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6728, -2.2557

Locality: Winfrith Newburgh
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8DD

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Listing Text

4/320 WINFRITH NEWBURGH West Burton Farm


Farm house. Built 1714 (dated plan at Bristol University). Brick walls,
half-hipped tiled roof, brick stacks. Two storey and attics. Three-room lobby
entrance plan with two-storeyed attached outbuilding to north, under continuation of
main roof. Original single-storey lean-to range at rear. Single-storey wing
projects from front of attached outbuilding. Modern brick porch with tiled roof.
Flush door. Ground floor has two horizontally sliding sash windows and one
casement - all with glazing bars. First floor has three horizontally sliding sash
windows and one fixed window - over porch - all with glazing bars. Plat band at
first floor level. Rendered panels round three first floor windows. Attic has two
hipped dormers with horizontally sliding sashes with glazing bars.
Internally, partitions between hall and service rooms removed. Hall has large open
fireplace with timber lintel.
Front boundary wall of brick.
House is an interesting example of a dated building - plan of archaic type for its
RCHM Monument 29.

Listing NGR: SY8202785930

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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