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Sturt Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stalbridge, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9502 / 50°57'0"N

Longitude: -2.3901 / 2°23'24"W

OS Eastings: 372694

OS Northings: 116824

OS Grid: ST726168

Mapcode National: GBR 0WP.8KB

Mapcode Global: FRA 56WL.NP0

Entry Name: Sturt Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102381

Location: Stalbridge, Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Stalbridge

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Stalbridge St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


1/67 Sturt Farmhouse

Farmhouse, late C16 with C18 and C19 additions. Coursed rubble with ashlar
dressings. Tiled roof with one hipped and one gable end. C19 gabled wing
projecting to right. Original range 2 storeys of 3 bays, symmetrical. It has
2-light windows flanked by 3-light stone mullioned windows with hollow chamfered
mullions and surrounds. The ground floor left window with later wooden mullions is
inserted in original opening and central window is a later insertion replacing
the original doorway. All ground floor windows have square labels. First floor
windows are similar with the central window being modern. To the right is one
bay of an C18 addition. First floor has 3-light hollow chamfered stone
mullioned window. Below is a door under a four-centre head in a square surround.
Head and jambs are moulded. This door may have been moved from centre of original
range. Over the door is a hood made from a single-stone flag. Internally there
are many deep chamfered beams and one doorway has a chamfered head and chamfered
shouldered jambs. Several windows have leaded-lights wired to vertical iron bars,
'RCHM, Dorset, Vol III,"HMSO, 1970, p250, no.7. Newman J and Pevsner P "The
Buildings of England: Dorset", Penguin, 1972, pp396/7.

Listing NGR: ST7269416824

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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