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Latitude: 50.617 / 50°37'1"N
Longitude: -2.0165 / 2°0'59"W
OS Eastings: 398930
OS Northings: 79695
OS Grid: SY989796
Mapcode National: GBR 33X.706
Mapcode Global: FRA 67NF.Q7L
Entry Name: Quarr Farm House
Listing Date: 13 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120290
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109104
Location: Worth Matravers, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19
Civil Parish: Worth Matravers
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Worth Matravers St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 97 NE WORTH MATRAVERS -
4/94 Quarr Farm House
Detached farmhouse. C17 origin, extended to west in C18. C17 section appears
to have extended further east. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roofs, brick
stacks. 2 storeys. In earlier section, original doorway blocked and C20
metal window inserted. On first floor, a 5-light stone mullioned window -
the centre light blocked. West of this a similar 2-light window. C18 section
to west, taller, has gabled porch with slate roof and canted stone lintol.
Ground and first floors each have 2 casement windows with glazing bars, those
on ground floor with projecting stone lintols. At east end of the C17 section
2 projecting piers, possibly gatepiers to a former courtyard. Main ground floor
room in C18 section has a good classical styled stone fireplace surround,
dated 1651, moved from the C17 section. Other ground floor room has large
open fireplace with timber lintol and bread oven. RCHM Monument 24.(Dorset Vol II).
Listing NGR: SY9893079695
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