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Latitude: 50.8101 / 50°48'36"N
Longitude: -2.8807 / 2°52'50"W
OS Eastings: 338042
OS Northings: 101542
OS Grid: ST380015
Mapcode National: GBR MB.YB0H
Mapcode Global: FRA 46VY.PJL
Entry Name: Grighay Farmhouse
Listing Date: 4 December 1951
Last Amended: 8 April 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324099
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104662
Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Thorncombe
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
ST 30 SE THORNCOMBE SADBOROW
3/80 Grighay Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C17, possibly earlier, with early C19 extension. Rubble walls with
stone quoins. Thatch roof with ridging. Brick stacks: 1 at each gable end
1 below ridge. Plan: cross-passage type with rear wing at top end and
smaller rear bay. C19 extension at-lower (left) end with straight joint
visible. Two storeys. Five window-range: casements with cast-iron glazing-bars.
C20 metal casements to ground floor windows. Large 2-storey porch with moulded
stone jambs, C17, and C18 segmental brick arch cut into the jambs, replacing
original arch. Interior: Plank doors. Rear-wall fireplace with stone
chamfered jambs, and wooden lintel. Bread oven. Two deep-chamfered beams.
Depressed-arch wooden door-head in rear bay, C16. Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I,
Listing NGR: ST3804201542
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