History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Lower Townsend Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Powerstock, Dorset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7651 / 50°45'54"N

Longitude: -2.6872 / 2°41'13"W

OS Eastings: 351630

OS Northings: 96393

OS Grid: SY516963

Mapcode National: GBR PR.808P

Mapcode Global: FRA 5782.0Y9

Entry Name: Lower Townsend Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287514

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402256

Location: Powerstock, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Powerstock

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Powerstock with West Milton Witherstone and North Porton St Mary The Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in
Powerstock

Listing Text

SY 5195 & 5196
11/226

POWERSTOCK
POWERSTOCK VILLAGE

Lower Townsend
Farmhouse

II

Detached Farmhouse. Later C17. Dressed stone walls. Slate roof.
Brick stacks at both gables. 2 storeys. 2 windows, 3- and 4-light stone
mullions, hollow-chamfered. Separate label to ground floor, left hand.
Upper floor windows, 3-light and 4-light, without labels. Front
doorway, at centre, with depressed-arch head and chamfered jambs. Panelled
door with glass light over, C20. Short rear extension, C19, with one rear
brick stack. 2-light casements.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 185(19).

Listing NGR: SY5163096393

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.