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Higher Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorncombe, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8244 / 50°49'27"N

Longitude: -2.889 / 2°53'20"W

OS Eastings: 337479

OS Northings: 103141

OS Grid: ST374031

Mapcode National: GBR MB.X7XG

Mapcode Global: FRA 46VX.DBD

Entry Name: Higher Farm House

Listing Date: 8 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118922

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104636

Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Thorncombe

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

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Listing Text

ST 3703 THORNCOMBE HIGH STREET,
SOUTH SIDE
7/114 Higher Farm House
GV II
Farmhouse c.C18. Brick walls rendered on street and rear facades. Corrugated
asbestos slate roof. Brick stacks on ridge centrally, and at each gable.
Doorway at rear. 1 1/2 storeys with central buttress. Five-six window range,
including 4 dormers with C20 casements, weatherboarded gables and sides. Stone
coping to North-East gable. Gable-wall features; red brick with open
lozenge of burnt headers. One brick and one heavy rubble stone buttress.
The gable-wall is a distinctive feature when coming up the street.
Sources R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p. 248(24).


Listing NGR: ST3747903141

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