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MAIN BARN AT BLASHENWELL FARM, 25 METRES WEST OF BLASHENWELL FARM HOUSE

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.

Name: MAIN BARN AT BLASHENWELL FARM, 25 METRES WEST OF BLASHENWELL FARM HOUSE

List entry Number: 1120270

Location

MAIN BARN AT BLASHENWELL FARM, 25 METRES WEST OF BLASHENWELL FARM HOUSE

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

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Corfe Castle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Nov-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Mar-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 109162

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History

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Details

CORFE CASTLE BLASHENWELL SY 98 SE 3/10 Main barn at Blashenwell Farm, 25m west of Blashenwell Farm 20.11.59 House. (formerly listed as "Barn at Blashenwell Farm dated 1760") GV II Barn, dated "GP 1760" on east wall. Rubble stone walls, hipped stone slate roof. East wall - facing farmyard, has, at left end, a lean-to cart entrance. Further lean-to right of this, with corrugated sheet roof. Right of this, a flush door, and ledged high level door. 3 blocked window openings with segmental arches. Large opening with double doors in north end wall. On west wall, at left end a lean-to under slate catslide roof. Right of this a shallower brick lean-to and, adjoining this a large cast iron waterwheel in brick pit, with remains of leat. Also remains of walls to high level pond south of the barn. Right of the wheel is hipped cart porch, and right of this a C20 concrete lean-to. Internally, the north section, of 4 bays, has a tie-beam roof and the centre section, of 5 bays, a collar beam roof. Overhead drive shaft and some remains of gearing from wheel, which drove farm machinery. (RCHM, Monument 131. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9513080292

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

National Grid Reference: SY 95130 80292

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