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Ower Farm House, Corfe Castle

Description: Ower Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 109263

OS Grid Reference: SY9983885555
OS Grid Coordinates: 399838, 85555
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6697, -2.0036

Location: Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5JN

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

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Listing Text

SY 98 NE
0wer Farm House
- II
Farmhouse, now in 2 occupations, and of 2 builds. Right section late C17 - early
C18 (RCHM), altered. Left section C19 (RCHM) - but may be of earlier origin.
Right section has rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, one brick stack in centre
and one at right end. One storey and attic. Ground floor has 3 C20 casements with
glazing bars. Attic has 2 C20 dormers with similar casements. Left section has
rubble stone walls, partly with ironstone banding, slate roof. Brick end stacks,
and one right of door. Stack arrangement suggests 3-room and cross-passage plan.
One storey and attic. Ledged door in gabled porch. Ground floor has 3 casements
with glazing bars. Attic has 4 half-dormers with similar casements. Stone
mullioned window in left gable wall. (RCHM, Monument 157. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9983885555

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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