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Middlebere Farm House, Arne

Description: Middlebere Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108914

OS Grid Reference: SY9684786322
OS Grid Coordinates: 396847, 86322
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6766, -2.0460

Location: Arne, Dorset BH20 5BN

Locality: Arne
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5BN

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Listing Text

SY 98 NE
Middlebere Farm House
Detached farmhouse. C17, possibly originally a long-house. Rubble
stone walls, thatched roof, one brick end stack and one backing on
to cross-passage. One storey and attic. 3-room and cross-passage
plan. Cross-passage and lower room rebuilt in brick on stone base,
possibly replacing former byre. Ledged door into passage. Ground
floor has 2 casement windows with glazing bars and one C20 metal
window. Attic has three 1/2-dormers with casements with glazing bars.
Attached stable range on south, of stone, appears reduced in height.
C19 attached cottage on north, has plastered brick walls and slate
roof. One storey and attic. Ledged door. Ground floor has 2
casement windows with glazing bars. Attic has 2 gabled dormers with
similar casements. Plank and muntin partition between hall and
parlour. Some chamfered ceiling beams. Large open fireplaces in
hall and parlour, part built up.
RCHM Monument 3 (Dorset Vol II)

Listing NGR: SY9684786322

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Source: English Heritage

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