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Elsdon's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridport, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.758 / 50°45'28"N

Longitude: -2.9405 / 2°56'25"W

OS Eastings: 333754

OS Northings: 95794

OS Grid: SY337957

Mapcode National: GBR PJ.9PP7

Mapcode Global: FRA 47Q2.Q77

Plus Code: 9C2VQ355+5Q

Entry Name: Elsdon's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287169

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403086

Location: Wootton Fitzpaine, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Wootton Fitzpaine

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Monkton-Wyld St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


1/204 Elsdon's Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C17. Rubble walls with some blue lias quoins. Thatch roof with
gable ends. 2 brick stacks, one at each gable. Rear wing, perhaps original,
creating an L-plan. South elevation: 1½ storeys. 3 windows, 3 and 4-light
casements (wooden) with same lintels and cills. Front door at centre,
leading into cross-passage, plank. C20 porch with concrete tile roof.
Tablet over right hand ground floor window: "King Charles II stayed here
September 22 1651. Erected March 31 1902". Interior: slight-chamfered
ceiling beams with run-out stops. Open fireplace with wide segmental wooden
lintel. Half-spiral staircase, within the thickness of the rear wall.
"RCHM Dorset I", p 267 (12).

Listing NGR: SY3375495794

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