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Latitude: 50.6922 / 50°41'31"N
Longitude: -2.4015 / 2°24'5"W
OS Eastings: 371739
OS Northings: 88139
OS Grid: SY717881
Mapcode National: GBR PZ.D5KL
Mapcode Global: FRA 57V7.XZ4
Entry Name: The Manor House
Listing Date: 26 January 1956
Last Amended: 27 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119216
English Heritage Legacy ID: 105990
Location: Whitcombe, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Whitcombe
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 78 NW WHITCOMBE
6/98 The Manor House
(formerly listed as
26.1.56 Whitcombe Farmhouse)
Farmhouse, extended at both ends and raised. Early C18 with
much C19 refenestration and extension. Coursed and squared
rubble walls, with brick dressings and brick quoins. Clay tile roof
with stone slates at eaves, hipped at both ends. Brick stacks
at left hip apex, ridge left of centre, and on ridge towards
right hip apex. 2 storeys. 5 windows to ground floor, irregular
fenestration, sashes with glazing bars, wood cills, cambered brick arches
and concrete lintels. Two French windows, right of centre, with
glazing bars, C20. Blocked doorway at oentre with brick dressings,
former front door position. Front door is now situated in a C20
porch extension to south end wall, rubble stone and brick quoins.
Door has 6 fielded panels, C20 with bracketed stone canopy over, C20.
Continuous single storey outshut at rear of house, under a tile roof.
Back door is 6 panelled, C20. Interior: mid chamfered ceiling beams.
Outbuilding attached at north end, C19, rubble and brick walls with a
clay tile roof over. Brick stack. French window to garden, C20,
and 2 light casement to yard. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p.376 (2)).
Listing NGR: SY7173988139
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