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Sweet's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stour Provost, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9853 / 50°59'6"N

Longitude: -2.2688 / 2°16'7"W

OS Eastings: 381229

OS Northings: 120684

OS Grid: ST812206

Mapcode National: GBR 0WG.37G

Mapcode Global: FRA 664H.V87

Entry Name: Sweet's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152006

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102790

Location: Stour Provost, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Stour Provost

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Stour Provost

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


3/160 Sweet's Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, C17. Coursed, squared rubble with thatched roof, hipped
right and gabled left. Brick stacks to end of ridge and to right of
front door. 1½ storeys, 4 window range. 3 and 4-light, hollow
chamfered, stone mullioned windows, some with returned labels.
(Some are C20 replacements). C20 gabled porch. Part glazed door.
Brick outshut left and stone outshut right. Internally the plan was
originally of 3 rooms with a stack backing onto the cross-passage.
The partition between the 2 main rooms has been removed and the lower
end room appears to have been at least partly rebuilt, probably in
the C18. Open fireplace with chamfered timber bressummer. Middle
room has ceiling of intersecting, deep chamfered beams and wall-plates.
Upper end room has deep, stop-chamfered beams. Room beyond cross
passage has shallow chamfered beams. Remains of fireplace with
chamfered, 4-centred head upstairs.
RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 83, no 22.

Listing NGR: ST8122920684

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