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House and Stable at Encombe Dairy, 150 Metres South South East of Dairy Cottage, Corfe Castle

Description: House and Stable at Encombe Dairy, 150 Metres South South East of Dairy Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 109247

OS Grid Reference: SY9442177902
OS Grid Coordinates: 394421, 77902
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6008, -2.0802

Location: Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5LW

Locality: Corfe Castle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5LW

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Listing Text

SY 97 NW
4/95 House and Stable at Encombe
Dairy, 150m south-south-east
of Dairy Cottage
- II
Farmhouse and stables. Farmhouse probably late C18. Stables C19. House has rubble
stone walls with brick dressings. Stone slate roof, brick stacks on ridge. 2 storeys
and attic. Panelled door - upper panel glazed with bordered panes, under flat hood
on timber brackets. Ground floor has 4 windows with horizontal glazing, under
brick arches. First floor has 4 similar windows and a blank recess between the
2 inner windows. Attic has 3 gabled dormers with horizontal sliding sashes with
lead lights. 2 storey rear wing has roof part replaced in corrugated asbestos.
Also a rear lean-to extension, part stone, part brick, under catslide roof.
Internally, some ceiling beams with plaster mouldings. At right end of house, a
stone wall with one opening and one blocked opening connects the house to a stable,
with coursed rubble stone walls and stone slate roof with coped gables. Single
storey. Ledged door, and casements with cast iron lattice glazing. Interior not

Listing NGR: SY9442177902

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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