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Higher Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lillington, Dorset

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153922

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106091

Location: Lillington, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

(north west side)
2/70 Higher Farm House

- II

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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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