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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1118726



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Abbotsbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

Date of most recent amendment: 20-May-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105190

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5/71 Elworth Farmhouse (formerly 26.1.56 listed as West Elsworth Farmhouses) GV II

Detached Farmhouse. Mid C18. Rubble-stone walls. Slate roof with projecting eaves, C19. C19 brick stacks at each gable end. 2 storeys. 3 windows, 3-light stone-mullioned with hollow-chamfers. C20 wooden casements with horizontal glazing-bars. Returned stone labels over. Front door at centre, flush-panelled with 2 top lights, rubble-stone voussoirs over. Gabled-in store-house at left hand end, with a thatch roof. Brick stack on the east gable. 2-light cast-iron casements on the gable-end. Plank door in the angle, C19. Interior: open fireplace in right hand gable. Outhouse (wood-store) attached on west gable end, with pentice slate roof over. Plank door to front with a wooden frame. (RCHM Dorset I, p9 (26).)

Listing NGR: SY5982984692

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1974), 9

National Grid Reference: SY 59829 84692


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