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Muckleford Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7408 / 50°44'26"N

Longitude: -2.5121 / 2°30'43"W

OS Eastings: 363962

OS Northings: 93591

OS Grid: SY639935

Mapcode National: GBR PW.CZL4

Mapcode Global: FRA 57M4.34N

Plus Code: 9C2VPFRQ+85

Entry Name: Muckleford Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288700

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398997

Location: Bradford Peverell, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Bradford Peverell

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bradford Peverell Church of the Assumption

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/11 Muckleford Farmhouse


Detached Farmhouse. Late C17, with C18 extension at east end, and late C18
addition at rear of this, (North-east). Banded flint and stone, rubble-stone
and brick walls. Slate roof with stone gable-copings and moulded kneelers.
Brick stacks at left hand gable, on ridge right of centre, and right hand gable.
2 storeys, 4 windows 3-light C19 iron casements with leaded lights in wooden
frames, 2-light at east end. Sash window at ground floor bay 2, of 20 panes
with intersecting glazing-bars at head. Blocked doorway, between windows 1 and-
2, filled with flint and rubble. Rear elevations: north-east wing in brick-
and-flint banding, Flemish bond brickwork with plat band. Present main entrance
at rear, C20 porch having a stone gable-coping with cross over. 6-panel door
and fanlight over, C20. Pentice-roofed outshut runs most of rear wall, to which
the porch is attached. Interior: west end, original rear hall, has a wooden
door-frame with depressed-arch head, slightly chamfered, C16 (ex situ). Ceiling
beam straight-chamfered with stepped stops. Original door passage incorporated
into central room in C18, this room has a large open fireplace with straight-
chamfered lintel and stone jambs, C18.
(R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p.35(6).)

Listing NGR: SY6396293591

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