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Blashenwell Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6222 / 50°37'20"N

Longitude: -2.0697 / 2°4'10"W

OS Eastings: 395168

OS Northings: 80283

OS Grid: SY951802

Mapcode National: GBR 33M.ZGX

Mapcode Global: FRA 67KF.7J7

Entry Name: Blashenwell Farm House

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323425

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109160

Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Corfe Castle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Kingston St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

CORFE CASTLE BLASHENWELL
SY 98 SE
3/8
20.11.59 Blashenwell Farm House
GV
II
Farmhouse. Probably mid-C18, extended to west in late C18. Rubble stone walls,
concrete tile roof replacing stone slates. One brick stack at left end, one at
right end of original house and one in rear wing. T-shaped plan, with rear wing.
2 storeys. Gabled porch, with flush panel door in opening with stone lintol and
brick jambs. Ground floor has 2 sashes with glazing bars under stone relieving
arches. First floor has 2 similar sashes and a gabled dormer with casements
with glazing bars. Right end extension - former cheese room, has double doors
replacing a window. Short rear wing - 2 storeyed, in-matching construction, and
an extension to this, at lower level, with part cob walls and corrugated asbestos
roof. Some windows here retain lead lights. Lean-to extension at rear of main
house, and one on rear wing. Small lean-to extension at right end of house.
Internally, one ground floor room has large fireplace, built up. Some chamfered
ceiling beams. Slatted door at rear of cheese room - now in later lean-to.
(RCHM, Monument 131. Dorset. Vol. II).


Listing NGR: SY9516880283

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