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Latitude: 50.823 / 50°49'22"N
Longitude: -2.916 / 2°54'57"W
OS Eastings: 335574
OS Northings: 103005
OS Grid: ST355030
Mapcode National: GBR M9.XF1K
Mapcode Global: FRA 46SX.MS6
Entry Name: Higher Hewood Farmhouse
Listing Date: 4 December 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324073
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104626
Location: Thorncombe, Dorset, Dorset, TA20
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Thorncombe
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
ST 30 SE THORNCOMBE HEWOOD
3/55 Higher Hewood
Farmhouse. C16. Rubble walls with stone quoins and dressings. Thatch roof.
Stone Gable-copings C17. One brick stack at gable. One C20 stack at eaves (at
rear). Two storeys. Five-six windows. Stone mullions with cavetto moulds.
Wooden casements. Two doors with canopies: One plank with one window light;
1 panelled with 2 lights. Left door into original cross-passage. Interior:
large open fireplace with wooden lintel, straight-chamfered. Wooden spiral
stair of 16C origin beside fireplace, leading to Solar with stone fireplace
with Tudor Arch, straight-chamfered. Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p.248(34).
Listing NGR: ST3557403005
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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