Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1120295

Date first listed: 20-Nov-1959

Statutory Address: KNITSON FARMHOUSE


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Statutory Address: KNITSON FARMHOUSE

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

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck (District Authority)

Parish: Langton Matravers

National Grid Reference: SZ 00507 80768


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3/3 Knitson Farm House 20-11-59 GV II

Detached farmhouse. C17 - rear wing added in C18. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, stone stacks on ridge. T-shaped plan with C20 extension at west end. One storey and attic. Glazed door in former outhouse - (now part of house) at left end. Ground floor has 2 casement windows with glazing bars. Attic has one hipped dormer with similar casements. Rear wing, also of one storey and attic, heavily buttressed. C20 extension has stone walls and concrete tiled roof. Internally, original house has large open fireplace with remains of bread oven and curing chamber. Roof timbers reputedly smoke-blackened. RCHM Monument 8. (Dorset Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SZ0050780768


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Legacy System number: 109014

Legacy System: LBS


Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

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