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Breach Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marnhull, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9568 / 50°57'24"N

Longitude: -2.2634 / 2°15'48"W

OS Eastings: 381594

OS Northings: 117515

OS Grid: ST815175

Mapcode National: GBR 0WN.YC7

Mapcode Global: FRA 664L.40K

Entry Name: Breach Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 437025

Location: Marnhull, Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Marnhull

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Marnhull St Gregory

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-


5/200 Breach Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, now house. Late C17 with later alterations. Coursed and
dressed Todber stone, with ashlar front; C19 addition of coursed
rubble; gabled mid C20 interlocking tile roof; stone ridge stack
finished in mid C20 brick. T-plan with C19 lean-to extensions to
right (north west) and lobby-entry to main 2-unit range. 2 storeys;
3-window range. Timber and concrete lintels over panelled door and
mid C20 windows. Stone base of single-storey open porch. Interior
noted as having chamfered beams with a variety of stops, two C17
ground-floor fireplaces with chamfered jambs and timber bressummers
and smoking/curing chamber, some plank partitions to first floor and
elm floorboards to attic with purlins trenched into principals of
tie-beam trusses.

Listing NGR: ST8159417515

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

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