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Church Farm House, Including Front Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Church Knowle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6368 / 50°38'12"N

Longitude: -2.0849 / 2°5'5"W

OS Eastings: 394089

OS Northings: 81902

OS Grid: SY940819

Mapcode National: GBR 33F.V16

Mapcode Global: FRA 67JD.7KM

Entry Name: Church Farm House, Including Front Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 12 November 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108950

Location: Church Knowle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Church Knowle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Church Knowle St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 9481
13/37 Church Farm House,
including front
boundary wall
GV 12.11.59 II
Detached farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, extended to east in C18.
Rubble stone walls, stone slate roofs, brick end and centre stacks.
One storey and attic. C20 timber porch with gabled tiled roof.
Ledged door. Ground floor has 4 casement windows with glazing bars.
Attic has one similar window under eaves and one pent-roofed dormer
with similar casement. C20 conservatory at rear. Main ground floor
room has large open fireplace - part reconstructed, with timber
lintel and bread oven. Above this a stone with fragment of
inscription - similar to that in west wall of Church tower - q v.2
similar fragments, one incorporating the name 'William Bennet",
found during work on fireplace and re-set in it. Some exposed
ceiling beams.
RCHM Monument 6 (Dorset Vol II).
Front boundary wall of stone, with stone piers.

Listing NGR: SY9408981902

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