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Colmer Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marshwood, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7975 / 50°47'51"N

Longitude: -2.8823 / 2°52'56"W

OS Eastings: 337912

OS Northings: 100145

OS Grid: ST379001

Mapcode National: GBR MB.Z3KZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 46VZ.NWH

Entry Name: Colmer Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304435

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104572

Location: Marshwood, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Marshwood

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Marshwood St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 30 SE MARSHWOOD
3/35 Colmer Farmhouse
4.12.51
II
Farmhouse. C17 and probably later. Rubble walls with stone quoins,
roughcast at centre and at left hand. Corrugated-iron roof with stone
gable coping at right hand and hipped at left hand. Two C20 brick stacks,
one at right gable, one left of centre. Two storeys. Four windows, casements
with wooden frames and glazing bars. Wooden and concrete lintels and cills.
Door at centre, plank with one window opening. Simple wooden porch, C20.
Interior: Heavy ceiling beams, with ovolo and cavetto mouldings in room left
of front door. Large open fireplace with chamfered stone jambs and
chamfered wooden lintel over. Small square-panelled wainscot. Plank-and-
muntin partitioning, possible C16. Widely-spaced studding, with cob infill,
plastered, resting on a stone sleeper wall: probably original back wall of
house, before an extant Cl7/Cl9 extension. Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I,
p. 157(13).


Listing NGR: ST3791200145

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