History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Mill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sturminster Newton, Dorset

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 50.922 / 50°55'19"N

Longitude: -2.3138 / 2°18'49"W

OS Eastings: 378036

OS Northings: 113665

OS Grid: ST780136

Mapcode National: GBR 0X5.3TW

Mapcode Global: FRA 661N.VSS

Entry Name: Mill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110526

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102495

Location: Sturminster Newton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Sturminster Newton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sturminster Newton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in
Sturminster Newton

Listing Text

9/83 Mill Farmhouse

House, north range C16 or earlier with probably C17 alterations, southern range
probably C17. General C18/19 alterations. Coursed rubble, timber framed and brick
walls, thatched and tiled roofs with stone slate verges, half-hipped and gable ends,
brick stacks. North range is of 2 storeys and has a cruck frame construction with
walls of coursed rubble. There are smoke blackened timbers in the roof and it
appears to have originated as an open hall. There are a variety of casement
windows, some C20, and others with wooden mullions both chamfered and ovolo-
moulded. The front wooden plank door is set in a chamfered square headed
doorway with a C20 porch. Southern wing is of 2 storeys having a coursed
rubble, ground floor and a box timber framed upper floor with mid-rail and
brick nogging. Variety of windows including C20 wooden casements and ovolo-
moulded timber mullioned windows. Internally there are ceilings of deep
chamfered intersecting beams and fireplaces with cambered, chamfered timber
bressummers with continuously chamfered stone jambs. The doorway between the
southern and northern wings has chamfered jambs and a 4-centred head. Upstairs
room in the south range has an exposed cambered tie beam. Probably C17 wooden
stair with plank door. Plank and muntin partition. Some windows have outward
opening iron casements "RCHM, Dorset, Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p284, no 62.

Listing NGR: ST7803613665

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.