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East Melbury Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Abbas, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9827 / 50°58'57"N

Longitude: -2.1605 / 2°9'37"W

OS Eastings: 388826

OS Northings: 120381

OS Grid: ST888203

Mapcode National: GBR 1XY.6L7

Mapcode Global: FRA 66CJ.23N

Entry Name: East Melbury Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103032

Location: Melbury Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Melbury Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Abbas St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 82 SE MELBURY ABBAS WHITE PIT LANE

8/191 East Melbury
16.8.60. Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, C17 with C18 and C19 alterations. Coursed rubble and ashlar
with ashlar dressings. Tiled, gable-ended roof with end ashlar stacks.
Symmetrical. 2 storeys and attics, 3 bay. Central bay is gabled.
Stone-mullioned windows of 4-lights on the ground floor and 3-lights
above. Ground floor:windows are replacements"" (RCHM). Moulded, returned
labels. First floor centre has window of Venetian form. Above is a
round-headed window with keystones. Central doorway with stone hood
on shaped stone brackets. C19 one bay extension to south.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 47/8, no 4. Newman J and Pevsner N, The
Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin, 1972, p 272).


Listing NGR: ST8882620381

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