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Watercombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Owermoigne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6623 / 50°39'44"N

Longitude: -2.3467 / 2°20'48"W

OS Eastings: 375591

OS Northings: 84796

OS Grid: SY755847

Mapcode National: GBR 107.FJG

Mapcode Global: FRA 57ZB.7KL

Entry Name: Watercombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Last Amended: 27 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119237

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105941

Location: Owermoigne, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Owermoigne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Warmwell Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


10/52 Watercombe Farmhouse
(formerly listed
26.1.56 in defunct
Watercombe Parish

- II

Detached farmhouse. C18 main range, with C19 at right angles.
Rubblestone walls, rendered. Thatch roof, hipped at west end and
gabled at south east. Rendered stack at left hand on ridge, and at
south east gable end. 1½ storeys. 4 windows, very irregular fenestration
of C19 and C20, sashes and horizontally pivoting casements, 2 and 3 light
eyebrow dormers. North and south elevations have half hipped
square projecting bays, with doorways and C20 doors in the side walls
of the bays. The C19 sashes and C20 plastic replacements. Rendered
porch and C20 door at centre. Interior: mid chamfered ceiling beams.
(R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p. 330 (1)).

Listing NGR: SY7559184796

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