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Crooked Withies Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Holt, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.847 / 50°50'49"N

Longitude: -1.9229 / 1°55'22"W

OS Eastings: 405520

OS Northings: 105278

OS Grid: SU055052

Mapcode National: GBR 42G.SRG

Mapcode Global: FRA 66VV.QNG

Entry Name: Crooked Withies Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107509

Location: Holt, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Holt

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Holt St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

HOLT
SU 00 NE CROOKED WITHIES

6/51 Crooked Withies
Farmhouse

II

Detached house. Mid-C17, enlarged c1960. Original range has timber framed
walls, part plastered and part refaced or rebuilt in brick. Timber framing
exposed in upper part of both gable walls. Sandstone plinth. Half hipped
thatched roof; central brick stack. Originally of lobby entrance plan. One
storey and attic. Wing added at right angles c1960, with plastered walls and
thatched roof, forming L-shaped plan. Entrance now in this wing. In
original house, inner facing wall has, on ground floor, 2 casements with
glazing bars under wood lintels. Attic has one dormer with metal casements.
Later lean-to along outer wall, of brick with slate roof. Internally,
original timber framed partitions survive on both floors. Large open
fireplace with timber lintel and bread oven in hall. Some exposed ceiling
beams. Original roof structure survives, of tie and collar beam form.
(R.C.H.M. Monument 26. Dorset Vol V).


Listing NGR: SU0552005278

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