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Lower House Farmhouse vale End

A Grade II Listed Building in Bettiscombe, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7944 / 50°47'39"N

Longitude: -2.8512 / 2°51'4"W

OS Eastings: 340105

OS Northings: 99771

OS Grid: SY401997

Mapcode National: GBR MC.ZCGQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 46XZ.WK3

Entry Name: Lower House Farmhouse vale End

Listing Date: 8 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324082

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104568

Location: Bettiscombe, Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Bettiscombe

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bettiscombe and Pilsdon St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

6/11 Lower House Farmhouse
and Vale End
Farmhouse, now two attached properties. C17, C18 and later. Rubble-stone
walls with stone quoins. Thatch roof with hipped ends. Three brick stacks,
one at each hip, and one on top of protruding front stack. Plan: of
cross-passage type, with protruding front stack immediately right of front
door. Now divided in two, with separate doors at former rear of house.
Originally an L-Plan with cross-wing at top end. Two storeys. Six windows:
modern casements with glazing-bars of 2 and 3-lights. Three casements
with small leaded panes. Flush-panelled door, left of stack. Interior:
fireplace embrasure, now blocked. Left hand end of house is a one-bay
extension of original house. C18 brick dressings to windows. Half-rendered.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p. 29(5).

Listing NGR: SY4010599771

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