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Higher Holt Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Osmond, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8776 / 50°52'39"N

Longitude: -2.6168 / 2°37'0"W

OS Eastings: 356699

OS Northings: 108864

OS Grid: ST566088

Mapcode National: GBR MP.T4TB

Mapcode Global: FRA 56DS.BBJ

Plus Code: 9C2VV9HM+37

Entry Name: Higher Holt Farmhouse

Listing Date: 2 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105837

Location: Melbury Osmond, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Melbury Osmond

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Osmund with Melbury Sampford St Osmund

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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ST 50 NE
Higher Holt
Farmhouse, with attached farm buildings at right angles. Late C18, with
C19 refenestration. Rendered stone wall. Thatch roofs, half-hipped.
Brick stack on west ridge at centre. 2 storeys and attics. 2 windows to
south elevation, 3-light cast-iron casements with glazing-bars, C19. Front
door at centre, plank with one top light, C20. Porch, with gabled slate
roof, C20. Windows on return elevation, 2 lights casements. Attached
stables and barn in one range down slope, rubble-stone walls, thatch roof.
Two storeys. Openings: 2 plank doors, left of centre to stabling with one
loft door over. Stable-door 'rear' entrance to barn. 2 loft doors to barn.
East side of barn has a projecting porch with hipped slate roof and 2-leaf
plank doors. (RCHM. Dorset I, p.161 (22))

Listing NGR: ST5669908864

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