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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: 1118838



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Holnest

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Jul-1951

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 104836

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5/113 11-7-51 Dunn's Farmhouse GV II

Farmhouse, C17 or earlier, left part of coursed rubble, right part of brick. Stone slated roof. Gabled wing left, half-hipped right. T-plan. One and a half storeys, main block 4 window range. Stone mullioned windows with ashlar dressings, those to the ground floor of 3-lights. The upper floor has similar 2-light windows. Ground floor windows have returned labels. The projecting left wing has a canted stone mullioned bay with a stone slate roof. Door in intersection of 2 ranges appears to be C20 and is glazed. Stacks possibly of terracotta centrally between the 2 dormers. Brick stack to left gable. Gable above bay bears panel with inscription 'W G 1610'. Interior said to contain chamfered ceiling beams and oak panelling. RCHM, Dorset, Vol I, p125, no 2.

Listing NGR: ST6565809690

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset I West, (1974), 125

National Grid Reference: ST 65658 09690


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