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East Creech Farm House, Church Knowle

Description: East Creech Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108966

OS Grid Reference: SY9296182574
OS Grid Coordinates: 392961, 82574
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6428, -2.1009

Location: Church Knowle, Dorset BH20 5AP

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

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Listing Text

SY 98 SW
8/53 East Creech Farm House
GV 12.11.59 II
Detached farmhouse. C17 origin, enlarged to east in C18. Original
section has plastered stone walls, slate roof and brick end stacks.
Front wall has been raised. 2 storeys. Ledged door with glass
panel. Ground floor has 2 casement windows with glazing bars in
earlier openings with remains of stone mullions. First floor has
2 casement windows with glazing bars. West gable wall has a
blocked 2-light Gothic window - possibly re-set, and a single-
light window with lead lights. Some exposed ceiling beams. Taller
C18 wing on east has plastered brick walls; tiled roof with stone
eaves courses; brick end stack. 2 storeys. Projecting 2-storeyed
wing at front with hipped tiled roof. Raised panel door under
flat hood. Ground floor has 3 double-hung sash windows with
glazing bars. First floor has 3 similar windows and, in projecting
wing, one casement window with glazing bars. West of the wing a
triangular-headed window with glazing bars. In east gable wall,
6 circular recesses with stone surrounds - possibly blocked windows.
RCHM Monument 12 (Dorset Vol II).

Listing NGR: SY9296182574

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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