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Ower Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6697 / 50°40'10"N

Longitude: -2.0036 / 2°0'13"W

OS Eastings: 399838

OS Northings: 85555

OS Grid: SY998855

Mapcode National: GBR 334.XZJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 67P9.P6T

Entry Name: Ower Farm House

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109263

Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Corfe Castle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Corfe Castle St Edward the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

CORFE CASTLE OWER
SY 98 NE
1/111
0wer Farm House
- II
Farmhouse, now in 2 occupations, and of 2 builds. Right section late C17 - early
C18 (RCHM), altered. Left section C19 (RCHM) - but may be of earlier origin.
Right section has rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, one brick stack in centre
and one at right end. One storey and attic. Ground floor has 3 C20 casements with
glazing bars. Attic has 2 C20 dormers with similar casements. Left section has
rubble stone walls, partly with ironstone banding, slate roof. Brick end stacks,
and one right of door. Stack arrangement suggests 3-room and cross-passage plan.
One storey and attic. Ledged door in gabled porch. Ground floor has 3 casements
with glazing bars. Attic has 4 half-dormers with similar casements. Stone
mullioned window in left gable wall. (RCHM, Monument 157. Dorset. Vol. II).


Listing NGR: SY9983885555

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