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Bedchester House

A Grade II Listed Building in Fontmell Magna, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9581 / 50°57'29"N

Longitude: -2.2149 / 2°12'53"W

OS Eastings: 385005

OS Northings: 117650

OS Grid: ST850176

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y1.YMT

Mapcode Global: FRA 667K.YSG

Entry Name: Bedchester House

Listing Date: 24 June 1985

Last Amended: 28 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103131

Location: Fontmell Magna, Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Fontmell Magna

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Fontmell Magna St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

1/43 and 2/43

shall be ammended to read:



1/43 and 2/43 Bedchester Farmhouse


Farmhouse, C17, with much subsequent alteration. Ashlar and rubble walls with
thatched roofs. End brick stacks and at intersection of ranges. L-plan. Main
facade: 2 storeys, 3 window range. Casement windows with glazing-bars. Central
C19 porch containing plank door. To the rear is a blocked timber mullioned window
with wattle and daub infil and the remains of a wall-plate showing that the house
was probably originally single storeyed. The windows of the rear range have C19
brick dressings.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 25, no 14)

Listing NGR: ST8506217670

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

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