This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ST 82 SE MELBURY ABBAS QUARRY LANE
8/187 Manor Farmhouse and farm buildings 16.8.60.
House, probably mid-C18 with late C19 wing. Attached late C19 range of farm buildings right. Coursed, squared rubble with gable-ended slate roof, stone kneelers and copings. Ashlar stacks at various positions along ridge. Original house L-plan. 2 storeys, irregular fenestration.
2-light casements, some with and wome without glazing bars. Original plank door in heavy frame. C19 front is symmetrical, 2 storeys, 3 bays.
4-part sashes. 4 panel door under wooden, gabled porch with shaped barge-boards. Farm building range of single storey with loft. C20 sliding double doors. Irregular fenestration. 2 gabled loft doors right. Slit ventilators. Internally the C18 part of the house has shallow chamfered ceiling beams and some cast iron grates.
Listing NGR: ST8808320135
© Mr Brian Kingsland. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Kingsland, Brian
Rights Holder: Kingsland, Brian
Rubble, Slate, Georgian House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Farm Building, Agriculture And Subsistence, Agricultural Building