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Latitude: 50.918 / 50°55'4"N
Longitude: -2.4594 / 2°27'33"W
OS Eastings: 367804
OS Northings: 113274
OS Grid: ST678132
Mapcode National: GBR MX.QGQD
Mapcode Global: FRA 56QP.5PM
Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse
Listing Date: 11 July 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324144
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104799
Location: Caundle Marsh, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Caundle Marsh
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Caundle Marsh St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 61 SE CAUNDLE MARSH CAUNDLE MARSH VILLAGE
2/76 11-7-51 Manor Farmhouse
House, probably C15 in origin with a C16 west wing, a C17 east wing and
various Cl9 alterations. Coursed rubble walls with ashlar dressings.
Tiled and stone-slated, gable-ended roofs. Ashlar stack at intersection
of main range and east wing. 2 storeys with attics, irregular
fenestration. Southern facade of C16 wing has, on each floor, a
possibly original stone mullioned window of 4, 4-centred head lights.
To the right is a doorway with chamfered 4-centred head and a square
label. Other stone mullioned windows are probably C17 or C19
intersections. Various C19 Casements. North doorway with chamfered
jambs and hollow chamfered, segmental head. East wing has a through
passage unconnected to the rest of the house the doors to which each
have depressed, 4-centred heads. Internal features (RCHM): C17 hall
fireplace with chamfered jambs and reset chamfered stone head; chamfered
beams; staircase incorporating some C17 balusters and moulded handrail.
The house appears to have originated in the C15 as a hall with a north-
east cross passage possibly with a service range beyond, and a possible
upper end solar and undercroft. The solar and undercroft were replaced
by the present range in the C16 and the service range replaced in the
C17 when a stack was also inserted in the former cross-passage.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, pp 55-56, no 2. Newman J and Pevsner N,
The Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin 1972, p 132.
Listing NGR: ST6780413274
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