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Minchington Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sixpenny Handley, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9342 / 50°56'3"N

Longitude: -2.0562 / 2°3'22"W

OS Eastings: 396143

OS Northings: 114976

OS Grid: ST961149

Mapcode National: GBR 2ZZ.8YD

Mapcode Global: FRA 66LM.SWM

Entry Name: Minchington Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120166

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107432

Location: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge, East Dorset, Dorset, DT11

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


5/96 Minchington Farmhouse

Farmhouse, late C16 or early C17. Flint and rubble, part chequerwork
flint and rubble. Ashlar and brick dressings. Thatched roof with
end brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys, 3 bay. Ground floor right has
3-light stone mullioned window. Similar 2-light window in upper floor.
Remaining windows mainly 2 and 3-light timber casements with glazing bars,
some under flat, gauged brick arches. Some blocked openings. Panelled
door to rear wing.

Internal features (RCHM): through passage flanked by moulded plank and
muntin partitions, now occupied by staircase; open fireplace with
chamfered stone jambs and chamfered and cambered timber bressummer;
chamfered beam. (RCHM, Dorset, vol V, p 67, no. 12).

Listing NGR: ST9614314976

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