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Lower Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Beer Hackett, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9046 / 50°54'16"N

Longitude: -2.5719 / 2°34'18"W

OS Eastings: 359881

OS Northings: 111839

OS Grid: ST598118

Mapcode National: GBR MR.RB78

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HQ.3V9

Entry Name: Lower Farm House

Listing Date: 8 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106021

Location: Beer Hackett, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Beer Hackett

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Beer Hackett St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


1/3 Lower Farm House

- II

Detached farmhouse. Early C17. Rubble stone walls. Thatched roof, hipped
at left end and with coped gable at right end. One brick stack right of
door, also one plastered and one stone end stack. One storey and attic.
At left end an extension of one storey and attic. 3 room end cross-passage
plan. Ledged door under slate pentice on wood posts. Left of this a 2-light
stone mullioned window with hoodmould. Right of-the door two 4-light similar
windows. In attic, three 3-light stone mullioned windows, without hoodmoulds.
Date stone on front wall, 1 and AXX. 1735 (date of repair or alteration). In
the extension, one casement,on ground floor - one casement with lead lights in
attic. Internally, hall has deep chamfered intersecting ceiling beams, and
large open fireplace with timber lintel. Parlour has chamfered ceiling beam
and moulded 4-centred arched stone fireplace. RCHM Monument 4. (Dorset. Vol.I)

Listing NGR: ST5988111839

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