History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Old Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Verwood, Dorset

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

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

Find accommodation in
Verwood

Listing Text

VERWOOD
SU 00 NE NEWTOWN ROAD (OFF)

6/98 The Old Farmhouse

II

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

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.