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Dole's Ash Farmhouse Including 2 Pairs of Gate Piers to South West

A Grade II Listed Building in Piddletrenthide, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8013 / 50°48'4"N

Longitude: -2.3965 / 2°23'47"W

OS Eastings: 372153

OS Northings: 100265

OS Grid: ST721002

Mapcode National: GBR 0YF.LY2

Mapcode Global: FRA 56WZ.662

Entry Name: Dole's Ash Farmhouse Including 2 Pairs of Gate Piers to South West

Listing Date: 21 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104932

Location: Piddletrenthide, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Piddletrenthide

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Piddletrenthide

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


9/201 Dole's Ash Farmhouse
including 2 pairs
of gate piers to

- II

Farmhouse, possibly C17 in origin largely rebuilt early C19. Lower
storey of north-west front in banded flint and rubble. Upper storeys
in banded flint and brick. South-west front rendered and colourwashed.
Gable-ended slate roofs with end brick stacks. Parapet with plat-band.
South-west front, 2 storeys, 3 window range. Sashes with glazing bars.
C20 porch with C20 part-glazed door. C20 porch with C20 part-glazed
door. To the right is an attached single-storey range in brick (English
bond). The north-west facade is of 3-storeys. Ground floor left has
a C17 4-light hollow chamfered, stone mullioned window with leaded
lights. Internally there are a number of C17 and C18 features, probably
reset. Early C17 overmantle with grotesque, caryatid pilasters
flanking 2 main panels bearing coats of arms. Moulded borders, frieze
and cornice with carved enrichment. Reset C17 and C18 panelling.
Early C18 stairs with moulded handrails and turned, carved balusters.
2 pairs of monolithic, stone, rusticated gate piers to the south-West.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 218, no 16. Newman, J and Pevsner, N
The Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin, 1972, p 314.

Listing NGR: ST7215300265

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