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South Down Farmhouse and Attached Front Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Owermoigne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.639 / 50°38'20"N

Longitude: -2.3446 / 2°20'40"W

OS Eastings: 375729

OS Northings: 82196

OS Grid: SY757821

Mapcode National: GBR 10F.VD1

Mapcode Global: FRA 57ZD.2D8

Plus Code: 9C2VJMQ4+H5

Entry Name: South Down Farmhouse and Attached Front Walls

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304112

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105940

Location: Owermoigne, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Owermoigne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Owermoigne St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


South Down Farmhouse
and attached front
26.1.56 walls

- II

Detached farmhouse. Early C18. Brick walls in English bond (front
elevation), rubblestone remaining walls. Clay tile roofs with stone
slate eaves. Brick stacks at gable ends with moulded cornices. 2 storeys
and dormers. 5 windows, symmetrical fenestration, sashes with glazing-
bars, with segmental heads and flush wood frames. Stone cills, brick
arches with burnt headers and keystones. 3 gabled dormers, with 2
light casements, tile roofs, C20. Additions on both gable ends, rubblestone
and brick with pentice clay tile roofs. Plank door on right end.
Front door at centre, plank door in a wood frame, C19. Brick porch with
segmental head, keystone and gabled, tiled roof. Short rear wing,
rubblestone and brick quoins, with brick stack at gable end, added C19.
Interior: central transverse hall, with a room either side. Ribbed
panel window shutters, C19. Attached rubblestone front walls, run for
20 metres by 20 metres. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p. 188 (15)).

Listing NGR: SY7572982196

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

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