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Bedchester Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Fontmell Magna, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9583 / 50°57'29"N

Longitude: -2.214 / 2°12'50"W

OS Eastings: 385062

OS Northings: 117670

OS Grid: ST850176

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y1.YWH

Mapcode Global: FRA 667K.Z50

Entry Name: Bedchester Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 June 1985

Last Amended: 28 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103131

Location: Fontmell Magna, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Fontmell Magna

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Fontmell Magna St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

1/43 and 2/43

shall be ammended to read:



1/43 and 2/43 Bedchester Farmhouse


Farmhouse, C17, with much subsequent alteration. Ashlar and rubble walls with
thatched roofs. End brick stacks and at intersection of ranges. L-plan. Main
facade: 2 storeys, 3 window range. Casement windows with glazing-bars. Central
C19 porch containing plank door. To the rear is a blocked timber mullioned window
with wattle and daub infil and the remains of a wall-plate showing that the house
was probably originally single storeyed. The windows of the rear range have C19
brick dressings.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 25, no 14)

Listing NGR: ST8506217670

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