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Latitude: 50.65 / 50°39'0"N
Longitude: -2.2965 / 2°17'47"W
OS Eastings: 379132
OS Northings: 83411
OS Grid: SY791834
Mapcode National: GBR 10H.27H
Mapcode Global: FRA 672C.347
Entry Name: Damers Farm House
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Last Amended: 2 October 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120527
English Heritage Legacy ID: 108546
Location: Chaldon Herring, Purbeck, Dorset, DT2
Civil Parish: Chaldon Herring
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: The Lulworths, Winfrith Newburgh and Chaldon
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 7883, SY 7983
13/88 CHALDON HERRING EAST CHALDON
Damers Farm House.
(Formerly listed as
"Damers Farm and
attached barn on
north side of village
Farmhouse. Late C16-early C17. Originated as a long-house with upper-end stack.
Byre rebuilt late C17-C18 - this recently demolished and replaced by new extension
Outbuilding at east end recently incorporated in the house. Walls of brick and
stone, front wall buttressed. Thatched roof, brick stacks. One storey and attic.
later single-storey lean-to at rear, of brick with slate roof.
Entrance door in brick porch with thatched roof. Ground floor (excluding byre under
reconstruction) has three casement windows with glazing bars. Attic has four
half-dormers with similar casements. Internally, main ground floor room has large
stone fireplace at east end with oak lintel, and bread oven. Chamfered ceiling
beam. Remains of late C17-C18 plank and muntin partition between this room and the
smaller west room. Later stack in this room adjoining byre. Roof has remains of
two jointed-cruck trusses with signs of blackening - indicating possible original
RCHM Monument 4.
Listing NGR: SY7913283411
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