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Higher Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Compton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9499 / 50°56'59"N

Longitude: -2.5875 / 2°35'14"W

OS Eastings: 358828

OS Northings: 116886

OS Grid: ST588168

Mapcode National: GBR MR.ND95

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GL.PSF

Entry Name: Higher Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall

Listing Date: 2 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323878

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105641

Location: Over Compton, Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Over Compton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Over Compton and Nether Compton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

14/99 Higher Farmhouse and
attached garden wall

Detached farmhouse, C17. Dated on door lintel "Istas Aedes Restituit
Refecit J.R.P.G. A.S. MDCCCXCII", (1892) Repairs. Dressed stone walls.
Clay-tile roofs with gable ends and stone gable-copings, moulded kneelers.
Ashlar stone stacks at gable ends. Two storeys and attics. 3 windows,
ovolo-moulded stone mullions, with straight dripstones over ground floor,
4 light to ground and 3 light to first floor. Wooden casements with
glazing-bars. Front doorway at centre with depressed-arch head. Recess-
panel and glazed door, late C19. Pitched stone canopy, carried on moulded
stone brackets. Attached front garden wall, dressed stone, with coping-
stones, ramped up to the central gateway. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 104(5)).

Listing NGR: ST5882816886

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

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