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Rylecombe Farm House, Winfrith Newburgh

Description: Rylecombe Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108818

OS Grid Reference: SY8067384883
OS Grid Coordinates: 380673, 84883
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6633, -2.2748

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

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Listing Text

SY 8084, SY 8184, SY 8185, SY 8085
(South-East Side)

Rylecombe Farm House


Farm house. C17 origin, altered in C18 and C19. Walls have stone base, with
brickwork of two dates above this, and top stage of plastered cob, indicating
successive raising. Thatched roof, brick stacks. One storey and attics. Ledged
door with glass panel. Ground floor has two horizontally sliding sash windows with
glazing bars. Attic has two half-dormers with similar sashes and one blocked
dormer. Single-storey lean-to on north with concrete block walls and asbestos
roof. Internally, one ground floor room has large open fireplace, part blocked,
with moulded and cambered timber lintel, and bread oven. One exposed ceiling beam.
Other ground floor room has later fireplace and deep chamfered ceiling beam. On
first floor, one partition has C16 linenfold panelling - probably re-used.
RCHM Monument 9.

Listing NGR: SY8067384883

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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