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Rollington Farm House Including Attached Farm Buildings on East

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6435 / 50°38'36"N

Longitude: -2.0457 / 2°2'44"W

OS Eastings: 396861

OS Northings: 82646

OS Grid: SY968826

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.KLK

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LC.QTS

Entry Name: Rollington Farm House Including Attached Farm Buildings on East

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230654

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109288

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

SY 98 SE
3/136 Rollington Farm House,
including attached farm
20.11.59 buildings on east
Farmhouse with attached farm buildings. Mid-C17 origin, altered and extended in
C18. House has plastered walls, slate roof; one stone stack at left end; 2 plastered
stacks, one left of door, one at right end. 2 storeys. Brick gabled porch with
panelled part-glazed door. Ground floor has 4 casements with glazing bars. 3
similar windows on first floor. At rear, a projecting brick stair tower with hipped
tiled roof. Internally, main ground floor room has large open fireplace with flat
chamfered stone lintol. Smaller stone fireplace in end room. Several exposed
chamfered ceiling beams. Good C17 oak stair in tower, with heavy turned balusters
and moulded handrail. Some plank and muntin partitions on first floor. Right of
the main house an attached outbuilding with plastered walls and stone slate roof.
Single-storey flat-roofed extension on front, with C20 casements. Right of this
an attached shelter shed with rubble stone walls and stone slate roof - roof at
rear carried on timber posts. Right of this again a further attached barn, with
rubble stone walls and hipped stone slate roof. (RCHM, Monument 144. Dorset.
Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9686182646

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