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Manor Farmhouse Including Front Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Sixpenny Handley, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9525 / 50°57'8"N

Longitude: -2.0425 / 2°2'33"W

OS Eastings: 397107

OS Northings: 117004

OS Grid: ST971170

Mapcode National: GBR 2ZT.6F7

Mapcode Global: FRA 66ML.D2G

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse Including Front Gate Piers

Listing Date: 18 March 1955

Last Amended: 3 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120124

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107435

Location: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge, East Dorset, Dorset, SP5

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sixpenny Handley with Gussage St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


2/100 Manor Farmhouse including
front gate piers (formerly
18.3.55 listed as Woodcuts Farmhouse)


Farmhouse, early C18. Chequerwork flint and squared rubble. Tiled roof
with stone slate margins and end stone copings. Projecting chimney breasts
capped by triplets of diagonally set square brick flues. 2 storeys with
attics, 5 window range. 12-pane sashes with stone lintels bearing keystones.
Symmetrical. Central panelled doorway with segmental hood over. 3 gabled
dormers with 2-light casements with glazing bars.

Interior features (RCHM): staircase with cut strings and turned balusters.

The gate piers are of ashlar with moulded caps and ball finials.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol V, p 68, no. 14).

Listing NGR: ST9710717004

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