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Church Farm House, Including Front Boundary Wall, Church Knowle

Description: Church Farm House, Including Front Boundary Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108950

OS Grid Reference: SY9408981902
OS Grid Coordinates: 394089, 81902
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6368, -2.0849

Location: Church Knowle, Dorset BH20 5NF

Locality: Church Knowle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5NF

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Listing Text

SY 9481
13/37 Church Farm House,
including front
boundary wall
GV 12.11.59 II
Detached farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, extended to east in C18.
Rubble stone walls, stone slate roofs, brick end and centre stacks.
One storey and attic. C20 timber porch with gabled tiled roof.
Ledged door. Ground floor has 4 casement windows with glazing bars.
Attic has one similar window under eaves and one pent-roofed dormer
with similar casement. C20 conservatory at rear. Main ground floor
room has large open fireplace - part reconstructed, with timber
lintel and bread oven. Above this a stone with fragment of
inscription - similar to that in west wall of Church tower - q v.2
similar fragments, one incorporating the name 'William Bennet",
found during work on fireplace and re-set in it. Some exposed
ceiling beams.
RCHM Monument 6 (Dorset Vol II).
Front boundary wall of stone, with stone piers.

Listing NGR: SY9408981902

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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