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Court Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Askerswell, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7313 / 50°43'52"N

Longitude: -2.6678 / 2°40'4"W

OS Eastings: 352964

OS Northings: 92621

OS Grid: SY529926

Mapcode National: GBR PR.BKHJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 5794.VW5

Entry Name: Court Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105024

Location: Askerswell, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Askerswell

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Askerswell St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


3/4 Court Farmhouse


Farmhouse. c.Early C18, with C19 refenestration. Dressed stone and
rubble stone walls. Slate roof with stone gable-copings, one with
a scrolled kneeler block. Brick stacks at ridge, left of centre, and
at right hand gable. 2 storeys. 4 windows, 3-light cast-iron
casements with iron glazing-bars. Chamfered, wooden lintels and cills.
Front door, previously right of centre, flush-panelled with 4 top
lights, c.Cl9. Present entrance at left hand, just beyond gable end.
Continuous original outshut at rear under a catslide roof. Interior:
Back-to-back part-open fireplaces in left and centre rooms. Doorcase
stair up beside jambs, with C18 fielded-panel cupboards in the
reverse (underneath). Plank-and-muntin screen, in very good condition,
possibly reproduction.
RCHM Dorset I, p 12 (3).

Listing NGR: SY5296492621

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