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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304435
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104572
Location: Marshwood, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6
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
ST 30 SE MARSHWOOD
3/35 Colmer Farmhouse
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,
Listing NGR: ST3791200145
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