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Latitude: 50.9304 / 50°55'49"N
Longitude: -2.0437 / 2°2'37"W
OS Eastings: 397022
OS Northings: 114554
OS Grid: ST970145
Mapcode National: GBR 300.L3B
Mapcode Global: FRA 66LN.5ML
Entry Name: Lower Minchington Farmhouse
Listing Date: 18 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323495
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107433
Location: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge, East Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: East Dorset
Civil Parish: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Sixpenny Handley with Gussage St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 91 SE MINCHINGTON
5/97 Lower Minchington
Farmhouse, c.1600. Flint and rubble, part rendered with ashlar quoins and
dressings. Tiled and stone slated roofs with end stone copings and brick
stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys and attics, 3 window range. Ground floor has
stone moullioned windows with returned labels, of 3-lights right and 4-lights
left. Central door way with chamfered, depressed, 4-centred head. Above
the door is a small single-light stone window. The upper floor has timber
casements with leaded-lights. To the rear is a stair turret in the re-
entrant angle. Scullery door has depressed, 4-centred head. Some wrought-
iron casements with leaded-lights.
Internal features (RCHM): hall divided from cross-passage by reset C17
panelling; original plank and muntin partition with doors to other side
of passage; stairs of 2 periods in the C17 the later having a moulded
handrail and turned baluster and the earlier solid oak treads radiating
from central newel post; deep stop chamfered beams; plank and muntin
partitions; doorways in attic partitions with chamfered 4-centred heads.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol V, p 67, no. 9).
Listing NGR: ST9702214554
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