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Greenclose Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wimborne Minster, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7995 / 50°47'58"N

Longitude: -1.9741 / 1°58'26"W

OS Eastings: 401922

OS Northings: 99989

OS Grid: SZ019999

Mapcode National: GBR 31M.ZNR

Mapcode Global: FRA 66RZ.GRB

Entry Name: Greenclose Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249727

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107195

Location: Wimborne Minster, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Wimborne Minster

Built-Up Area: Wimborne Minster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wimborne St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:

SZ 09 NW SP/93 Greenclose Farmhouse
II 0/93

House, former farmhouse. Probably mid-late Cl7. Brick walls on rubble stone base:-
part of original rear wall (now internal) of timber framing. Tiled roof with stone
eaves courses, hipped at right end. 2 brick stacks, one at left end, one right of
centre. 2 storeys. Front wall buttressed. Ledged door into cross-passage. Pair
of French doors at left end. Ground floor has 2 casements with glazing bars and one
plain cross-pattern window. First floor has 4 casements, 2 with horizontal glazing
bars, flat band at first floor level to left section of facade. Evidence of consider-
able alteration to window openings. At rear, a late single-storey gabled extension
at left end. Continuous single-storey rear lean-to, part of which may be contemporary
with the house. Internally, ground floor room at left end has large open fireplace
with timber lintol and bread oven, and 2 chamfered ceiling beams. Timber-framed
partition between this room and adjoining unheated room. Cambered stop-chamfered
ceiling beam in cross-passage, on line of main rear wall. Room at right end has large
open fireplace with timber lintol and stone jambs. Rear wall timber framed.
Intersecting chamfered ceiling beams:- this floor not apparently framed into the rear
wall; - possibly an insertion. On first floor, some timber-framed partitions and
contemporary fireplaces. At right end, first floor ceiling raised to expose lower
parts of trusses.

Listing NGR: SZ0192299989

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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