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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118922
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104636
Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Thorncombe
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
ST 3703 THORNCOMBE HIGH STREET,
7/114 Higher Farm House
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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