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Ricketts Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6303 / 50°37'49"N

Longitude: -2.0076 / 2°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 399560

OS Northings: 81182

OS Grid: SY995811

Mapcode National: GBR 33Q.H7P

Mapcode Global: FRA 67PD.MQN

Entry Name: Ricketts Farm House

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109159

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 AILWOOD FARM
SY 98 SE
3/7 Ricketts Farm House
- II
Detached house. Probably C17 origin, altered in mid-C20. Rubble stone walls,
stone slate roof, stone stack at left end. L-shaped plan. One storey and attic.
C20 stone porch with gabled roof. C20 oak ledged door. Front wall buttressed.
Ground floor has 2 C20 casements with glazing bars under brick arches. Attic
has 2 pent-roofed dormers with similar casements. At right end, a single-storey
extension with added pergola; - entrance in this gable wall. Interior altered,
but retains 2 original open fireplaces with timber lintols -one altered. Some
chamfered ceiling beams. Note. This is not the house described as Ricketts Farm
in the original Supplementary List, Ref. 27/108. (RCHM, Monument 143. Dorset.
Vol. II).


Listing NGR: SY9956081182

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