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Barges Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Litton Cheney, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7134 / 50°42'48"N

Longitude: -2.6333 / 2°37'59"W

OS Eastings: 355383

OS Northings: 90605

OS Grid: SY553906

Mapcode National: GBR PS.JNVG

Mapcode Global: FRA 57C6.9XJ

Plus Code: 9C2VP978+8M

Entry Name: Barges Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 September 1960

Last Amended: 19 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214522

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399356

Location: Litton Cheney, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Litton Cheney

Built-Up Area: Litton Cheney

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Litton Cheney St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


4/138 Barges Farmhouse,
(formerly listed
5-9-60 as Barges Farm


Farmhouse, attached to cottages. Dated T*B 1707. Rubble-stone walls.
Thatch roof. Brick stack at left hand, and stone stack at right
hand party wall. 2 storeys. 3 windows, 3-light casements, with
wooden and cast-iron glazing-bars. Wooden cills. Segmental brick
arches over ground floor windows. C20 plank front door at-centre,
with a wooden frame, and segmental brick arch over. C20 bracketed
wooden canopy over. Left hand end of rubble-stone with a slate roof.
2 storeys. Wooden casement with glazing-bars. Plank door, c.C19.
Stream flows under this extension, perhaps therefore extended for
milling purposes.
RCHM Dorset I, p 136(3).

Listing NGR: SY5538390605

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

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