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The Old Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Verwood, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8784 / 50°52'42"N

Longitude: -1.8689 / 1°52'8"W

OS Eastings: 409318

OS Northings: 108776

OS Grid: SU093087

Mapcode National: GBR 424.VQC

Mapcode Global: FRA 66ZS.7Q7

Entry Name: The Old Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107557

Location: Verwood, East Dorset, Dorset, BH31

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Verwood

Built-Up Area: Verwood

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Verwood St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/98 The Old Farmhouse


Detached house - former farmhouse. Possibly originally an end-chimney
long-house with byre at left end. Probably early C18. Original section has
plastered cob walls, hipped thatched roof, brick stack at right end. One
storey and attic. Lean-to porch with thatched catslide roof - door replaced
by casement window. Front wall buttressed. C20 part glazed door. Ground
floor has 3 casements with glazing bars. Attic has 2 dormers with casements
with centre horizontal bar. At right end a later, probably C19, addition, of
2 storeys, with plastered walls and slate roof. Brick porch with gabled tiled
roof - door replaced by casement with glazing bars. Ground floor has one
casement with glazing bars. First floor has one top hung window. Right of
this a lean-to with plastered walls and slate roof. Part glazed door, and one
casement with glazing bars. At left end, a lean-to with thatched catslide
roof, and one plain casement. In original house, large open fireplace with
timber lintel and inserted bread oven. Original roof structure survives.
(R.C.H.M. Monument 32. Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: SU0931808776

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