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Latitude: 50.9249 / 50°55'29"N
Longitude: -2.1946 / 2°11'40"W
OS Eastings: 386418
OS Northings: 113959
OS Grid: ST864139
Mapcode National: GBR 1YG.XN8
Mapcode Global: FRA 669N.LT9
Entry Name: Preston House
Listing Date: 24 June 1984
Last Amended: 24 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110227
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103206
Location: Iwerne Minster, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Iwerne Minster
Built-Up Area: Iwerne Minster
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Iwerne Minster St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 81 SE IWERNE MINISTER
4/116 Preston House
Farmhouse, C17 with extensive alterations and additions of the C19. Main-
facade of ashlar with remainder of house in flint and rubble with ashlar
quoins. Tiled roof with end brick stacks. L-plan with late C19 addition
in re-entrant angle. Main facade symmetrical. 2 storeys, 5 window range.
2-light casements with glazing bars under returned labels. Bulls-eye
window to upper floor central. Central doorway flanked by Tuscan columns
supporting open pedimental hood. Glazed door with transom-light. Remains
of C17 stone windows to rear.
Internal features (RCHM): C18 carved wood fireplace surrounds;first floor
C17 fireplace with moulded 4-centred head and continuous jambs with run-out
stops. (RCHM, Dorset, vol.II, p.39, no. 6).
Listing NGR: ST8641813959
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