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Manor Farmhouse and Farm Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Abbas, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9805 / 50°58'49"N

Longitude: -2.1711 / 2°10'16"W

OS Eastings: 388083

OS Northings: 120135

OS Grid: ST880201

Mapcode National: GBR 1XX.HWS

Mapcode Global: FRA 66BJ.9YV

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse and Farm Buildings

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152075

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103025

Location: Melbury Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Melbury Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Abbas St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


8/187 Manor Farmhouse
and farm buildings


House, probably mid-C18 with late C19 wing. Attached late C19 range of
farm buildings right. Coursed, squared rubble with gable-ended slate
roof, stone kneelers and copings. Ashlar stacks at various positions
along ridge. Original house L-plan. 2 storeys, irregular fenestration.
2-light casements, some with and wome without glazing bars. Original
plank door in heavy frame. C19 front is symmetrical, 2 storeys, 3 bays.
4-part sashes. 4 panel door under wooden, gabled porch with shaped
barge-boards. Farm building range of single storey with loft. C20
sliding double doors. Irregular fenestration. 2 gabled loft doors
right. Slit ventilators. Internally the C18 part of the house has
shallow chamfered ceiling beams and some cast iron grates.

Listing NGR: ST8808320135

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