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Worgret Farm House, Arne

Description: Worgret Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108932

OS Grid Reference: SY9070086967
OS Grid Coordinates: 390700, 86967
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6823, -2.1330

Location: A352, Arne, Dorset BH20 6AB

Locality: Arne
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 6AB

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Listing Text

SY 98 NW
6/19 Worgret Farm House
Detached farmhouse. Late Cl8 - early Cl9, rear wing may be earlier.
Brick walls on stone base, with dentil cornice at eaves. Hipped
concrete tiled roof; brick stack at back of front range. L-shaped
plan. 2 storeys. Single-storey slated lean-to at west end of main
range. C20 part-glazed door in original reeded surround, under flat
moulded hood. Ground floor has 2 double-hung sash windows with
glazing bars, under segmental arches. First floor has one similar
sash and 2 casement windows with glazing bars. Rear wing has lean-to
addition on welt, under catslide roof. At rear of this wing an attached
stone building, former bakehouse. Main staircase, probably
contemporary with house, has closed string and turned balusters.
RCHM Monument 25 (Dorset Vol II)

Listing NGR: SY9070086967

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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