Lower Fifehead Farmhouse

7 Jul 2003
Lower Fifehead Farmhouse, Fifehead Neville, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10 2AP
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

FIFEHEAD NEVILLE FIFEHEAD ST QUINTIN ST 71 SE 5/8 Lower Fifehead Farmhouse 4.10.60 - II Farmhouse, main range late C16, front wing dated 1739, and C19 extension right. C16 and C17 ranges of coursed rubble, C19 range of brick (Flemish bond). Slate roofs with gable ends and brick stacks to the ends of the earlier ranges. C16 range has a hollow-chamfered stone mullioned window of 4 lights with 4-centred heads in an ogee-moulded surround with a moulded square label to the ground floor right. The upper floor has two similar windows but with cable moulded labels. Another such window occurs on the ground floor, south east front. C20 porch. The C18 wing has C20 casements of metal and wood. 4 panel glazed door. The C19 range has 2-light wooden casements with glazing bars and a C20 porch. "RCHM Dorset Vol III", p 93, no 4. Newman J and Pevsner N, "Buildings of England: Dorset", Penguin, 1972, p 204.

Listing NGR: ST7728810408


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1177 IOE Records taken by Margaret U Kingsland; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs Margaret U. Kingsland. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Kingsland, Margaret U.

Rights Holder: Kingsland, Margaret U.


Brick, Rubble, Slate, Tudor Farmhouse, Elizabethan Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building