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Rollington Farm House Including Attached Farm Buildings on East, Corfe Castle

Description: Rollington Farm House Including Attached Farm Buildings on East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109288

OS Grid Reference: SY9686182646
OS Grid Coordinates: 396861, 82646
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6435, -2.0457

Location: B3351, Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5JG

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

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Listing Text

SY 98 SE
3/136 Rollington Farm House,
including attached farm
20.11.59 buildings on east
Farmhouse with attached farm buildings. Mid-C17 origin, altered and extended in
C18. House has plastered walls, slate roof; one stone stack at left end; 2 plastered
stacks, one left of door, one at right end. 2 storeys. Brick gabled porch with
panelled part-glazed door. Ground floor has 4 casements with glazing bars. 3
similar windows on first floor. At rear, a projecting brick stair tower with hipped
tiled roof. Internally, main ground floor room has large open fireplace with flat
chamfered stone lintol. Smaller stone fireplace in end room. Several exposed
chamfered ceiling beams. Good C17 oak stair in tower, with heavy turned balusters
and moulded handrail. Some plank and muntin partitions on first floor. Right of
the main house an attached outbuilding with plastered walls and stone slate roof.
Single-storey flat-roofed extension on front, with C20 casements. Right of this
an attached shelter shed with rubble stone walls and stone slate roof - roof at
rear carried on timber posts. Right of this again a further attached barn, with
rubble stone walls and hipped stone slate roof. (RCHM, Monument 144. Dorset.
Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9686182646

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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