History in Structure

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

Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stockwood, 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.

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8652 / 50°51'54"N

Longitude: -2.5857 / 2°35'8"W

OS Eastings: 358880

OS Northings: 107460

OS Grid: ST588074

Mapcode National: GBR MR.TSTZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GT.BGS

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105879

Location: Stockwood, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Stockwood

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Osmund with Melbury Sampford St Osmund

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in
Chetnole

Listing Text

STOCKWOOD
ST 50 NE
Manor Farmhouse
2/131
11.7.51
II
Detached Farmhouse. Late C17. Coursed and squared rubble walls with ashlar
quoins. Thatch roof with gable ends and stone gable-copings. Brick stacks
at gable ends, C19 and C20. Two storeys and attics. 5 windows, regular and
symmetrical fenestration, stone mullions (hollow-chamfers) with a continuous
string-course over,returned at the ends; windows are of 3, 2, 2, 2, 3 lights,
iron casements with rectangularly leaded and fixed lead lights. Two casements
to right gable (attic) window. Front door at centre, plank door with 2 glazed
lights, C19. Gabled C19 porch. Outshuts at either end are both C19.
Interior: plan, end rooms with fireplaces, dog-legged cross-passage at centre
with central staircase and small store room beneath the stairs. Stair-position
possibly altered since C17. Mid-chamfered ceiling-beams in north and south
rooms.
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.224(3). R Machin, The Houses of Yetminster, 1978, pp.101-102)


Listing NGR: ST5888007460

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.