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Dunster Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marshwood, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7713 / 50°46'16"N

Longitude: -2.8057 / 2°48'20"W

OS Eastings: 343283

OS Northings: 97161

OS Grid: SY432971

Mapcode National: GBR PM.RQ6K

Mapcode Global: FRA 5701.NRF

Entry Name: Dunster Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Last Amended: 8 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324083

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104571

Location: Marshwood, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Marshwood

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Marshwood St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 49 NW MARSHWOOD
6/34 Dunster Farmhouse,
(formerly listed as
Little Dunster Farm)
4.12.51
II
Farmhouse. C16 and later. Cob walls, rendered. Thatch roof, hipped at
both ends. Two renewed brick stacks, one at centre, one at apex of left hip.
1 1/2 storeys. Four windows: 'Yorkshire' sliding sashes with glazing-bars, mainly
of 2 lights, one with 3 lights. North wall with big curve on it, cob. Former
stable at right hand, under same roof, but with structural wall between it and
the house. Left hand end wall, of brick, C18 originally in Flemish bond.
Right hand end wall of coursed stone rubble. Front door plank, right of
centre on south wall of house. Interior: deep-chamfered ceiling and wall-
beams of narrow section, c. early C18. Former ? stable with mid-chamfered
beams with filleted, tongued stops, C17. Roof, of jointed cruck construction
with slip-tenons, C16. Three sets of crucks visible. Source: R.C.H.M.
Dorset I, p. 157(4).


Listing NGR: SY4328397161

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