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Worth Farmhouse and Worth Cottage, Worth Matravers

Description: Worth Farmhouse and Worth Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109150

OS Grid Reference: SY9743477473
OS Grid Coordinates: 397434, 77473
Latitude/Longitude: 50.5970, -2.0376

Location: Pikes Lane, Wool, Dorset BH19 3LQ

Locality: Worth Matravers
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 3LQ

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Listing Text


9/133 Worth Farmhouse and Worth Cottage,
2u-11-59 (Formerly listed as Worth


Farmhouse and attached farm cottage. Probably C18. Rubble stone walls - front
wall plastered. Stone slate roofs, stone end stacks. 2 storeys. Double-pile
plan of 2 parallel ranges. Gabled stone porch with ledged door. Ground floor
has 2 casement windows with glazing bars, first floor has 3 similar windows. The
rear (former service) range now a separate cottage. This has, in end gable,
date-stone "AD 1847" - probably date of conversion to a school (RCHM). RCHM
Monument 9 (Dorset Vol (II).

Listing NGR: SY9743577470

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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