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Merley Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wimborne, Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole

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Latitude: 50.7911 / 50°47'28"N

Longitude: -1.9929 / 1°59'34"W

OS Eastings: 400594

OS Northings: 99060

OS Grid: SZ005990

Mapcode National: GBR 31T.6ZB

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Q0.1DM

Plus Code: 9C2WQ2R4+CR

Entry Name: Merley Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412645

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH21

County: Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole

Electoral Ward/Division: Merley & Bearwood

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Canford Magna

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


958-1/2/204 (North side)
14/06/54 Merley Hall Farmhouse


Formerly known as: Merley Hall Farmhouse LOWER MERLEY ROAD.
Farmhouse. Late C17, altered and W wing added late C18.
Rendered with large brick ridge stack, gable stack and tiled
roof. L-shaped plan with E parallel extension.
2 storeys and attic; 3-window range W side, 2-window range to
S range. Rendered W range with large ridge stack, boarded
doorway and late C18 8/8-pane sashes in flush frames, and C20
2:1 hipped casement dormers.
S elevation has a W brick gable with a left-hand blocked
opening at eaves level; set back to the middle is a brick
gable in late C18 Gothick style with sinuous parapet,
4-centre-arched moulded doorway with double doors and narrow
flanking lights, similar first-floor chamfered 6/6-pane sash,
and 2-centre-arched niche in the gable with a standing figure.
Rendered E range has 8/8-pane sashes, with a single gable
INTERIOR reported to contain an entrance stair hall with a
good late C17-early C18 open-well stair with turned balusters,
square newels, moulded rail and closed string. Reset C16 and
C17 panelling.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 239).

Listing NGR: SZ0059499060

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