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Bovington Farmhouse, Wool

Description: Bovington Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108848

OS Grid Reference: SY8272488271
OS Grid Coordinates: 382724, 88271
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6938, -2.2459

Location: Bovington Camp, Dorset BH20 6JG

Locality: Wool
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 6JG

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Listing Text

SY 88 NW
4/388 WOOL
Bovington Farmhouse


Early C18 house probably built on earlier foundations. 2 storeys and attics in
gable end. Red brick with grey headers. Thatched roof with 1 dormer. String
course 5 sashes with cambered heads glazing bars intact and keystones. Part plinth
of large stone blocks possibly from a medieval building on the site. C19 thatched
gabled porch. C19 L-wing to rear. 2 storeys brick and stone with slate roof. The
interior has spine beams, a simple inglenook fireplace and Early C18 'dogleg'
staircase with scrolled tread ends and 2 turned balusters to each step.

Listing NGR: SY8272488271

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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