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Latitude: 50.9764 / 50°58'34"N
Longitude: -2.2202 / 2°13'12"W
OS Eastings: 384638
OS Northings: 119685
OS Grid: ST846196
Mapcode National: GBR 1XV.PJ2
Mapcode Global: FRA 667J.GW9
Entry Name: Crocker's Farmhouse
Listing Date: 16 August 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324585
English Heritage Legacy ID: 102942
Location: Compton Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Compton Abbas
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Compton Abbas St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 81 NW COMPTON ABBAS TWYFORD
9/100 Crocker's Farmhouse
Farmhouse, now divided into 2 dwellings. Dated "TD 1660" over former
door. Ashlar with gable-ended concrete pantile roof. End stone copings.
Brick stacks at ends and at intersections of 2 wings. L-plan. 2 storeys,
4 irregular window range to main wing. 2, 3 and 4-light chamfered stone-
mullioned windows, some containing casements and some leaded-lights.
Some are recent replacements. Some have returned labels. Ground floor
of the north facade has 3-light casements with glazing bars flanking a
central plank door. Main facade has chamfered, 4 centre doorway in second
bay from right containing C20 part-glazed door. Opposite at the
re-entrant angle is a similar blocked doorway. There is a further C20
copy of this doorway to the south end of the east facade. Further
inscription over west window "I.D. 1660". Internal features (RCHM):
plank and muntin partitions.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 14, no 3).
Listing NGR: ST8463819685
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