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Latitude: 50.6222 / 50°37'20"N
Longitude: -2.0697 / 2°4'10"W
OS Eastings: 395168
OS Northings: 80283
OS Grid: SY951802
Mapcode National: GBR 33M.ZGX
Mapcode Global: FRA 67KF.7J7
Entry Name: Blashenwell Farm House
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323425
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109160
Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20
Civil Parish: Corfe Castle
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Kingston St James
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
CORFE CASTLE BLASHENWELL
SY 98 SE
20.11.59 Blashenwell Farm House
Farmhouse. Probably mid-C18, extended to west in late C18. Rubble stone walls,
concrete tile roof replacing stone slates. One brick stack at left end, one at
right end of original house and one in rear wing. T-shaped plan, with rear wing.
2 storeys. Gabled porch, with flush panel door in opening with stone lintol and
brick jambs. Ground floor has 2 sashes with glazing bars under stone relieving
arches. First floor has 2 similar sashes and a gabled dormer with casements
with glazing bars. Right end extension - former cheese room, has double doors
replacing a window. Short rear wing - 2 storeyed, in-matching construction, and
an extension to this, at lower level, with part cob walls and corrugated asbestos
roof. Some windows here retain lead lights. Lean-to extension at rear of main
house, and one on rear wing. Small lean-to extension at right end of house.
Internally, one ground floor room has large fireplace, built up. Some chamfered
ceiling beams. Slatted door at rear of cheese room - now in later lean-to.
(RCHM, Monument 131. Dorset. Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SY9516880283
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