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Park Farm House and the Flat, Park Farm, with Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Milton Abbas, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.824 / 50°49'26"N

Longitude: -2.2715 / 2°16'17"W

OS Eastings: 380974

OS Northings: 102756

OS Grid: ST809027

Mapcode National: GBR 0YD.8JT

Mapcode Global: FRA 664X.DX4

Entry Name: Park Farm House and the Flat, Park Farm, with Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 10 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324250

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103492

Location: Milton Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Milton Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Milton Abbas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

MILTON ABBAS
ST 80 SW BLANDFORD ROAD
(North-east side)

3/76 Park Farm House and
The Flat, Park Farm,
with boundary wall

GV II

Farmhouse with attached flat - converted from farm outbuildings. House
attached to Park Farm Museum (q.v.) on left. House early C18, enlarged early
C19. Outbuildings late C18 - early C19. House has walls of flint and cob,
thatched roof. One brick stack at right end, one near left end. One storey
and attic. In main front, ground floor has 3 casements with glazing bars.
Attic has one dormer with casements with cast iron glazing, and one double
dormer with casements with glazing bars. In rear wall, a range of bee boles
formed in the cob.

Internally, room at left end open to roof - probably former bakehouse, has
large open fireplace with bread oven and curing chamber.

The Flat, attached at right angles to house at left end, has brick and flint
walls and thatched roof. Single-storey. At end of this range a former granary,
2-storeyed, with lower walls of brick, boarded above, and pyramidal tiled roof.
A through-passage, with ledged doors, at junction with the house, gives access
to both buildings. Outer elevation to The Flat has one casement with part lead
lights and part cast iron glazing, one C20 metal casement, and 2 casements with
glazing bars. The former granary has C20 timber windows on both floors.
Attached to the granary on north-east, a flint and cob boundary wall with
thatched capping enclose the courtyard on south-east. RCHM Monument 19.
(Dorset. Vol.III.)


Listing NGR: ST8097402756

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