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(Town Farmhouse) and Attached Rear Stables

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbotsbury, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6658 / 50°39'57"N

Longitude: -2.5999 / 2°35'59"W

OS Eastings: 357700

OS Northings: 85302

OS Grid: SY577853

Mapcode National: GBR PT.6RXC

Mapcode Global: FRA 57F9.YS2

Entry Name: (Town Farmhouse) and Attached Rear Stables

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305158

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105152

Location: Abbotsbury, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Abbotsbury

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Abbotsbury St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 5785 ABBOTSBURY MARKET STREET, WEST SIDE

10/33 No 1 (Town Farmhouse)
26.1.56 and attached rear stables

GV II

Attached farmhouse in street. Mid.C18 with C19 fenestration at rear. Grey
ashlar stone walls, with a plat band. Hipped slate roof with tile ridging.
Brick stack at ridge centre. 2 storeys. 2 windows, formerly 3. Sashes with
vertical glazing-bars and plain stone architraves. Front door at left hand,
with grey stone voussoirs. Door with 4 recess panels and 2 top lights, C19.
Blockings: 1) window immediately right of front door; 2) entrance between
the windows and at far right hand end is the same blocking with coursed rubble-
stone, and originally formed an entrance 5 metres wide, Rear range, forming an
L-plan with a porch in the angle; 3 storeys, 3-light and 2-light wooden case-
ments with glazing-bars. Rear wall of front block has cast-iron casements. Back
door in the angle, plank with 9 glass lights and glazed-in porch. Attached stables
at rear, rubble-stone walls, slate roof, hipped at left hand end. Loft over,
with steps up to plank door. Left, single light to tack room. Plank door to
stables at centre, right, 2-light casement.
(RCHM, Dorset I, p.9 (6).)


Listing NGR: SY5770085302

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