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Quarr Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Worth Matravers, Dorset

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120290

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109104

Location: Worth Matravers, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

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

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Listing Text


4/94 Quarr Farm House

- II

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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