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Latitude: 50.9158 / 50°54'57"N
Longitude: -2.5337 / 2°32'1"W
OS Eastings: 362580
OS Northings: 113066
OS Grid: ST625130
Mapcode National: GBR MT.QMWK
Mapcode Global: FRA 56LP.6RP
Entry Name: Higher Farm House
Listing Date: 8 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153922
English Heritage Legacy ID: 106091
Location: Lillington, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Lillington
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Lillington St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 61 SW HIGHER STREET
(north west side)
2/70 Higher Farm House
Farmhouse. Late C16-early C17 origin, altered. Rubble stone walls, partly
roughcast, thatched roof with stone eaves courses, brick end stacks and one
right of centre. 2 storeys. At right angles to road. Probably originally
of 3-room and cross-passage plan. C20 porch with lean-to stone slate roof.
C20 battened door. Ground floor has 2 C20 casements and a pair of French
doors - all with glazing bars. First floor has 4 similar casements. Right end
section projects slightly. Interior modernised, but retains 2 late C16 or
early C17 stone fireplaces: that in centre room with chamfered surround:
that in right end room with moulded surround. Also in this room, 2 stone
corbels above fireplace which originally carried ceiling beams.
Listing NGR: ST6258013066
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