HIGHER FARM HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1119110

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Mar-1987

Statutory Address: HIGHER FARM HOUSE, MIDDLE STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of HIGHER FARM HOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1119110 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Oct-2018 at 06:24:16.

Location

Statutory Address: HIGHER FARM HOUSE, MIDDLE STREET

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset (District Authority)

Parish: Dewlish

National Grid Reference: SY 77734 98388

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

DEWLISH

SY 79 NE MIDDLE STREET

5/63 Higher Farm House or Old Parsonage 26.1.56 Farm House (formerly listed as Parsonage Farm House)

GV II

Detached farmhouse. Late C17. Brick walls in English bond with two stretcher courses to one of headers, but Flemish bond occurs at the south east corner. West and north walls are of banded brick and flint up to the first floor. Where walls are of brick they have plinths below, plat bands at first floor level and coved plaster cornices at the eaves. Clay tile roofs with stone slates in lower courses and are hipped at every corner except at the west end of the south range; this is gabled and crowned by a large brick stack. Half H plan. South elevation: 2 storeys and attics. 5 windows: ground floor left 3-light C20 casement, 3-light C20 casement with lead-lights, porch, 3-light wood casement with lead lights, segmental arch over. First floor: 3-light C20 casement with lead lights, blocking, sash window with wood lintel over, shallow round headed recess occurs in the east part of the south front. It is outlined in stretcher bricks and embellished with brick imposts and brick keystone. Within the recess the wall is rendered. 3-light casement with lintel over. Two gabled C20 dormers in the roof space. Gabled brick porch with elliptical archway and clay tile roof. 6 fielded panel door inside. Internally, no notable features are visible. (RCHM Dorset III, p 86(4))

Listing NGR: SY7773498388

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 106251

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 86

End of official listing