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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stockwood, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8652 / 50°51'54"N

Longitude: -2.5857 / 2°35'8"W

OS Eastings: 358880

OS Northings: 107460

OS Grid: ST588074

Mapcode National: GBR MR.TSTZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GT.BGS

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105879

Location: Stockwood, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Stockwood

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Osmund with Melbury Sampford St Osmund

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 50 NE
Manor Farmhouse
Detached Farmhouse. Late C17. Coursed and squared rubble walls with ashlar
quoins. Thatch roof with gable ends and stone gable-copings. Brick stacks
at gable ends, C19 and C20. Two storeys and attics. 5 windows, regular and
symmetrical fenestration, stone mullions (hollow-chamfers) with a continuous
string-course over,returned at the ends; windows are of 3, 2, 2, 2, 3 lights,
iron casements with rectangularly leaded and fixed lead lights. Two casements
to right gable (attic) window. Front door at centre, plank door with 2 glazed
lights, C19. Gabled C19 porch. Outshuts at either end are both C19.
Interior: plan, end rooms with fireplaces, dog-legged cross-passage at centre
with central staircase and small store room beneath the stairs. Stair-position
possibly altered since C17. Mid-chamfered ceiling-beams in north and south
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.224(3). R Machin, The Houses of Yetminster, 1978, pp.101-102)

Listing NGR: ST5888007460

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