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Higher Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke Abbott, Dorset

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403129

Location: Stoke Abbott, Dorset, Dorset, DT8

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

ST 4400 & 4500 STOKE ABBOTT STOKE ABBOTT VILLAGE
4-12-1951
12/303 Higher Farmhouse (formerly
listed as Higher House)

- II

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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