Lower Farmhouse

Date:
6 Sep 1999
Location:
Lower Farmhouse, Chedington, West Dorset, Dorset, DT8 3JA
Reference:
IOE01/00009/02
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

CHEDINGTON CHEDINGTON VILLAGE ST 40 NE 2/184 Lower Farmhouse GV II

Farmhouse. C17. Rubble-stone with flint and dressed rubble-stone walls.

Thatch roof, hipped at left hand, gabled at right hand. 4 stacks. 1 1/2 and 2 storeys, intermittently. 8 windows. Ground has 3- and 4-light stone mullions, hollow-chamfered. Square projecting bay, right of front door, has a 3-lighter with hollow-chamfered mullions. Wooden and iron casements, mainly with small leaded lights. Wooden lintels and cills.

Right hand end has wooden mullions with fake lead lights. Front doors, at left hand, wood plank with glass lights; at right hand, wooden with muntins and ornamental strap-hinges. Interior: present office has deep- chamfered ceiling-beam with filleted stops. Rear wing has Tudor-arch stone fireplace with chamfered jambs, circa early Cl7. 2 keeping-places in the rear wall. Attached service-range, west of kitchen of 2 rooms. Roof of jointed cruck construction, with 2 sets of purlins. Back-yard has signs of drive-shaft (horse-power) for churning milk in rear store.

Listing NGR: ST4869205410

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Venton-Prentice_Ken IOE Records for Venton-Prentice, Ken; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Ken Venton-Prentice. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Venton-Prentice, Ken

Rights Holder: Venton-Prentice, Ken

Keywords

Flint, Rubble, Stone, Thatch, Timber, Tudor Farmhouse, Elizabethan Domestic, Stuart Agricultural Dwelling, Jacobean Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Cruck House, Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building, Service Wing, Storehouse, Unassigned, Building, Office, Yard