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Barton Farmhouse, Dairy Cottage and Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9499 / 50°56'59"N

Longitude: -2.523 / 2°31'22"W

OS Eastings: 363356

OS Northings: 116848

OS Grid: ST633168

Mapcode National: GBR MT.NJM1

Mapcode Global: FRA 56LL.QWQ

Entry Name: Barton Farmhouse, Dairy Cottage and Outbuildings

Listing Date: 30 November 1971

Last Amended: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104179

Location: Sherborne, Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Sherborne

Built-Up Area: Sherborne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sherborne with Castleton Abbey Church of St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

1625 (North Side)
Barton Farmhouse
Dairy Cottage and
Outbuildings (formerly
listed under Kitt Hill)
SET 6316 1/131 30.11.71
East end standing above the road level is C18. 2 storeys and attics.
Rendered and roughcast front of 3 window bays. Roof of stone slates in
diminishing courses. 2 gabled dormers. Brick chimneys. Wood casements.
Later glazed porch. To left of porch 3 window bays; stone rubble wall.
Stone wall divides front garden at this point. West end of Barton farmhouse
is older and projects forward and part may be C16. It includes, in westernmost
part, Barton Farm Cottage, a projecting wing with steeps thatched roof
and stone slates at eaves; 2 window bays face towards Yeovil Road. Between
this and eastern range of Barton Farmhouse is a 1 storey block with pantile
roof and stone buttress with weathering (outshut to left of buttress; 3-light
casement to right hand). To rear of Barton Farm Cottage to west, a wing
of stone rubble with hipped thatch roof; opening on ground floor; to west
of it again, a lower wing with plaintile roof and half-hipped gable end.

Barton Farmhouse, Barton Farm Cottage, garden wall to Barton Farmhouse,
Cliff House, Smithy, Rosemary Cottage, Ryme Cottage and East and West wings
of Floracre form a group.
Also form a group with outbuilding immediately to north and cartshed to
west of Barton Farmhouse and outbuildings to rear of Barton Farm Yard.

Listing NGR: ST6335616848

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

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