Description: Outbuilding, 15 Metres North of Toomer Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261836
OS Grid Reference: ST7082619122
OS Grid Coordinates: 370826, 119122
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9708, -2.4169
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ST71NW HENSTRIDGE CP SHERBORNE ROAD (South side)
6/100 Outbuilding, 15 metres North of
Formerly farmhouse, now stables. Early C17. Local stone coursed rubble, ashlar quoins and dressings; plain clay tile
roof with simple gables. 'L'-plan: 2 storeys with attic, 4-bay North elevation. Continuous string above ground floor;
double label to bays 1 and 2 floor and single label to attic gable above, which is coped with finial: most windows now
blocked, but 3 light ovolo-mould timber framed window to lower bay 1; and heavy cambered arched timber doorframe with
wave mould to bay 2, now fitted with stable doors; C20 left door over; single light ovolo mould timber window to upper
bay 4. On South side stairs, now concrete faced, to first floor. Inside has stone sett floor; stopped chamfered main
beams, and collar and tie bean roof trusses. Almost certainly the earlier farmhouse on this site.
Listing NGR: ST7082619122
Source: English Heritage
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