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Latitude: 50.6368 / 50°38'12"N
Longitude: -2.0849 / 2°5'5"W
OS Eastings: 394089
OS Northings: 81902
OS Grid: SY940819
Mapcode National: GBR 33F.V16
Mapcode Global: FRA 67JD.7KM
Entry Name: Church Farm House, Including Front Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 12 November 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120355
English Heritage Legacy ID: 108950
Location: Church Knowle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20
Civil Parish: Church Knowle
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Church Knowle St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
CHURCH KNOWLE CHURCH KNOWLE VILLAGE
13/37 Church Farm House,
GV 12.11.59 II
Detached farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, extended to east in C18.
Rubble stone walls, stone slate roofs, brick end and centre stacks.
One storey and attic. C20 timber porch with gabled tiled roof.
Ledged door. Ground floor has 4 casement windows with glazing bars.
Attic has one similar window under eaves and one pent-roofed dormer
with similar casement. C20 conservatory at rear. Main ground floor
room has large open fireplace - part reconstructed, with timber
lintel and bread oven. Above this a stone with fragment of
inscription - similar to that in west wall of Church tower - q v.2
similar fragments, one incorporating the name 'William Bennet",
found during work on fireplace and re-set in it. Some exposed
RCHM Monument 6 (Dorset Vol II).
Front boundary wall of stone, with stone piers.
Listing NGR: SY9408981902
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