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Higher Hewood Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorncombe, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.823 / 50°49'22"N

Longitude: -2.916 / 2°54'57"W

OS Eastings: 335574

OS Northings: 103005

OS Grid: ST355030

Mapcode National: GBR M9.XF1K

Mapcode Global: FRA 46SX.MS6

Entry Name: Higher Hewood Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104626

Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Thorncombe

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

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Listing Text

ST 30 SE THORNCOMBE HEWOOD
3/55 Higher Hewood
Farmhouse
4.12.51
GV II
Farmhouse. C16. Rubble walls with stone quoins and dressings. Thatch roof.
Stone Gable-copings C17. One brick stack at gable. One C20 stack at eaves (at
rear). Two storeys. Five-six windows. Stone mullions with cavetto moulds.
Wooden casements. Two doors with canopies: One plank with one window light;
1 panelled with 2 lights. Left door into original cross-passage. Interior:
large open fireplace with wooden lintel, straight-chamfered. Wooden spiral
stair of 16C origin beside fireplace, leading to Solar with stone fireplace
with Tudor Arch, straight-chamfered. Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p.248(34).


Listing NGR: ST3557403005

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