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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Abbas, Shaftesbury, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9592 / 50°57'32"N

Longitude: -2.1878 / 2°11'16"W

OS Eastings: 386903

OS Northings: 117764

OS Grid: ST869177

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y2.ZL4

Mapcode Global: FRA 669K.X21

Plus Code: 9C2VXR56+MV

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Last Amended: 28 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103128

Location: Fontmell Magna, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Fontmell Magna

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Fontmell Magna St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


shall be ammended to read:




7/40 Manor Farmhouse

Farmhouse C17. Ashlar and rubble walls with chamfered plinth. Tiled roof with
brick stacks to gable ends and to right of front door. 2 storeys. 4-window
range. Upper-floor has 3-light timber casements the centre lights of which are
of wrought-iron with leaded-lights. The ground floor windows are stone mullioned,
of 4-lights with hollow chamfered mullions and returned labels. Chamfered, square
headed window between first and second bay from left. Part-glazed panelled door
under C19 gabled, tiled porch. Blocked stone mullioned window in right gable.
C18 extension to rear.

Internal features (RCHM): 3-room cross passage plan with stack backing onto the
cross-passage; stairs with C18 trellis balustrading and a dog-gate at the top;
reset C17 oak panelling between middle room and staircase.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 24, no 3. Newman, J and Pevsner, N, The Buildings of
England: Dorset, 1872, p 208)

Listing NGR: ST8690317764

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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