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Gorwell Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Bredy, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6826 / 50°40'57"N

Longitude: -2.6034 / 2°36'12"W

OS Eastings: 357464

OS Northings: 87166

OS Grid: SY574871

Mapcode National: GBR PT.5QXV

Mapcode Global: FRA 57F8.PKQ

Entry Name: Gorwell Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105275

Location: Long Bredy, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Long Bredy

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Long Bredy St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


3/155 Gorwell Farmhouse
- II

Detached Farmhouse. Mid C19, with re-used C17 material. Rubble-stone walls with
dressed stone quoins. C19 slate roof with boxed eaves and gable-ends. Shallow
pitch. Projecting stack and rendered chimney on south gable-end, and at north
gable. Rendered stack on east front gable. 2 storeys. 4 windows and one window
on return wing at north end. Sashes with stone cills and concreted architraves.
Front gable at north end has a blocked 2-light stone mullion window with hollow
chamfers and a returned label over. 2-light and 3-light stone mullions with lead
lights on north wall. Rear walls have 2- and 3-light cast-iron casements with
segmental brick arches over. 2-storey porch on front elevation has a doorway with
moulded jambs and head. Straight-chamfered stops have carved vases. Inner door
with same jambs and head, both C17.
(RCHM Dorset I, p.41 (6)).

Listing NGR: SY5746487166

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