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Lower Bagber Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sturminster Newton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9402 / 50°56'24"N

Longitude: -2.3333 / 2°19'59"W

OS Eastings: 376676

OS Northings: 115691

OS Grid: ST766156

Mapcode National: GBR 0WR.YR2

Mapcode Global: FRA 660M.DS6

Plus Code: 9C2VWMR8+3M

Entry Name: Lower Bagber Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304138

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102488

Location: Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Sturminster Newton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sturminster Newton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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2/68 Lower Bagber Farmhouse

House, dated 1589, extensive remodelling dated 1863. Coursed rubble,
squared dressed rubble and ashlar, slate roof with gable ends. Stone stacks
at gables and projecting from front right wall. U plan. Western arm of
rubble and may be the oldest part. Projecting 2 storey front porch is
probably C19. South facade: 2 storeys and attic. 2, and 4-light square
headed stone mullioned windows with hollow chamfers. The ground floor left
windows have a continuous square returned label which abuts the porch without
returning. To the right of the porch is a projecting stack. 3 Cl9 gabled
dormers with wooden 2-light, 4 pane casements in roof. The east front has some
ovolo-moulded stone mullioned windows. Internally there are deep chamfered
stopped beams in the west and boxed beams in the east. Central newel stair
to the north. Roof retains heavy trusses with cambered collar beams under a
C19 roof structure in both wings. The east wing has room with C19 panelling.
Porch has reset datestone. "RCHM Dorset Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p285 No 68.

Listing NGR: ST7667615691

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