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Latitude: 50.7999 / 50°47'59"N
Longitude: -2.7798 / 2°46'47"W
OS Eastings: 345144
OS Northings: 100332
OS Grid: ST451003
Mapcode National: GBR MG.YZJB
Mapcode Global: FRA 562Z.DVD
Entry Name: Higher Farmhouse
Listing Date: 4 December 1951
Last Amended: 31 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1287145
English Heritage Legacy ID: 403129
Location: Stoke Abbott, Dorset, Dorset, DT8
District: West 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
ST 4400 & 4500 STOKE ABBOTT STOKE ABBOTT VILLAGE
12/303 Higher Farmhouse (formerly
listed as Higher House)
Detached Farmhouse. Early C19. L-Plan. Ashlar stone walls. Slate
roof with stone gable-copings. One stone stack at left hand gable,
with a stone cornice. One rendered stack at right hand gable. 2
storeys. 3 windows, sashes with glazing-bars. Stone cills. Front
door at centre, C19, flush-panelled with semi-circular fanlight and
glazing-bars over. Stone portico with Tuscan columns to front,
carrying an unorthodox entablature with massive projecting cornice.
Rear wing of house with renewed wooden casements and glazing-bars.
Rear gable has a stone coping. Door with many glass panels, C20.
Listing NGR: ST4514400332
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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