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East Almer Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sturminster Marshall, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7921 / 50°47'31"N

Longitude: -2.1157 / 2°6'56"W

OS Eastings: 391942

OS Northings: 99180

OS Grid: SY919991

Mapcode National: GBR 209.CWR

Mapcode Global: FRA 67G0.1KN

Entry Name: East Almer Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120057

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107682

Location: Sturminster Marshall, East Dorset, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Sturminster Marshall

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Almer and Charborough St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

9/57 East Almer Farmhouse
- II
House, now two dwellings. C15, c1600, c1700, with mid C19 extensions.
Walls of flint and limestone, partly of chequered pattern and also of
alternate bands, with large quoins, north west extension (late C17) of
ironstone rubble, some altered sections of brickwork and brickwork to the
mid C19 outshots (part cement-rendered). Tile roof, with stone slates to
the lower courses, slate above one outshot. Late medieval hall, with two
storeyed south end, with central staircse wing (late C16) on the north east
side, and north west extension (late C17); the walling is of stone but the
irregular elevations have altered features, and include several stone window
surrounds, with hood-moulds but few surviving mullions. A massive chimney
in the middle of the long south west elevation has been cut through, to form
a porch. Outshots occur all along the north east side and contain entrances
to both units. Windows are C19 and C20 casements. Inside, the roof of the
old hall is of arch-braced trussed rafter construction, masked by a flat
ceiling. RCHM

Listing NGR: SY9194299180

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