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Crocker's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Abbas, Dorset

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324585

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102942

Location: Compton Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

ST 81 NW COMPTON ABBAS TWYFORD

9/100 Crocker's Farmhouse
16.8.60.
GV II

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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