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Dairy Farm and Dairy Buildings/Pigsties, Sherborne

Description: Dairy Farm and Dairy Buildings/Pigsties

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130646

OS Grid Reference: SP1724814715
OS Grid Coordinates: 417248, 214715
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8308, -1.7511

Location: Sherborne, Gloucestershire GL54 3DJ

Locality: Sherborne
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 3DJ

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Listing Text

SP 1714
9/209 Dairy Farm and dairy buildings/

Detached house and dairy. Dated 1907 in diamond-shaped stone
plaque on projecting stack at left gable end. Coursed squared and
dressed limestone. Stone slate roof with ashlar stacks. 'L'-
shaped plan with dairy buildings in form of courtyard to right,
further rectangular range of farmbuildings on north. House; 1½
storeys. Gable projecting forwards on left with 3-light stone-
mullioned casement to first floor and 4-light stone-mullioned
casement, door to right with pitched canopy supported on moulded
wooden brackets. Four-light stone-mullioned casement right of
front door. Four-light. Flat coping and stacks at gable ends.
Projecting stack at left gable end. Pointed ridge tiling, flat-
roofed roof dormer to upper floor. Dairy buildings project
forwards on right. Stable doors to cow stalls opening into
courtyard. Three-pane casements. South side of courtyard
comprises 5 pigsties with brick walls dividing pens. Cast-iron
door at the front of each pen. Cast-iron feeding flaps either
side. Triangular ridge tiling. Interior of dairy buildings;
ramped cast iron divisions between stalls. Ceramic flooring.

Listing NGR: SP1724814715

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Source: English Heritage

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