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Latitude: 50.8957 / 50°53'44"N
Longitude: -2.5797 / 2°34'47"W
OS Eastings: 359324
OS Northings: 110853
OS Grid: ST593108
Mapcode National: GBR MR.RVLN
Mapcode Global: FRA 56HQ.SY0
Entry Name: Higher Farm House Including Front Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 11 July 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1154462
English Heritage Legacy ID: 106158
Location: Yetminster, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Yetminster
Built-Up Area: Yetminster
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Yetminster and Hilfield
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 5910 HIGH STREET
11/141 Higher Farm House
11.7.51 including front
Detached house. Date stones on front wall. "A.W. 1624" and "A.W. 1630".
Rubble stone walls, hipped asbestos tile roof, brick end stacks. 2 storeys -
(originally one storey and attics). Pair of part-glazed doors apparently in
former window opening - (head and remains of mullion survive). Blocked
doorway left of this. Ground floor has two 4-light stone mullioned windows
with hoodmoulds and casements with centre horizontal bar. First floor has
two 2-light and two 3-light similar windows. Small lozenge-shaped recess at
high level. 2-storeyed rear wing at left end, has tiled roof with stone eaves
courses. Single-storey rear lean-to, with pantile roof. Internally, right
ground floor room has large open fireplace with cambered timber lintel.
Rear door in depressed 4-centred arch. Some deep chamfered ceiling beams.
Low front boundary wall of rubble stone, with cock and hen coping. (RCHM
Monument 14. Dorset. Vol. I. R Machin "The Houses of Yetminster". University
[of Bristol 1978.)
Listing NGR: ST5932410853
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