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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stoke Abbott, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8042 / 50°48'14"N

Longitude: -2.7781 / 2°46'41"W

OS Eastings: 345264

OS Northings: 100800

OS Grid: ST452008

Mapcode National: GBR MG.YRZ1

Mapcode Global: FRA 562Z.1HS

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403020

Location: Stoke Abbott, Dorset, Dorset, DT8

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Stoke Abbott

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Stoke Abbott St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

12/285 Manor Farmhouse


Detached Farmhouse. Mid C18. (RCHM: 1748). Ashlar stone walls with
a chamfered plinth. Thatch roof with stone gable-copings, south one
with a ball-finial. 2 square stone stacks, at east gable end, and
at the junction of the 2 ranges, C18. L-plan. 2 storeys, with attics,
one window south range; 2 window east range: square stone mullions with
integral architraves and chamfered cills. Iron casements with tension-
bars and small leaded lights. Continuous label over ground floor
windows, raised to right of front door. Front doorway with moulded
stone architrave and square head. Door with fielded panels and 2
top lights, C18. Overscaled wooden pedimented canopy with dentil
cornice and scrolled wooden brackets, C18. The short rear wing
rubble-stone and thatched, is also listed. Interior: lobby-entrance
plan in the angle between the two ranges. Flagstone floors.

Attached wall and gate-piers, enclosing front garden, C18. Rubble-
stone wall with stone coping, ramped at the gate-pier end. 2 square
stone ashlar gate-piers with moulded cornices. Chamfered plinth.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 226(4).

Listing NGR: ST4526400800

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

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