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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: 1154251



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Thornford

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: 105676

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THORNFORD - ST 61 SW Court House Dairy 9/135 11.7.51 - II Detached farmhouse. Dated 1850 in transom of front window. Rubble-stone walls, with a continuous string under the main window and over the front door. Clay-tile roof with stone gable-copings. Stone stacks at left hand gable and at right front stack embrasure. This embrasure has the fleur-de-lis of Digby. 1½-2 storeys. 2 windows, irregular and unusual fenestration. Left ground, 4-light casements with wood mullions and stone cornice. Dormer window, gabled is a 3-light case- ments with wood lintel over. Central window is a 2 storey, 3-light mullion window with a heavy transom, dated as above. This is gabled and coped. Front door, right of this window, moulded jambs and depressed-arch in a square head. Plank door with strap hinges. Rear range at right angles. 1½ storeys. 2 windows, 3-light and 4-light wood casements with wood lintels over. Stone cornices to ground floor windows. Doorway at centre with door-frame having a depressed-arch head, plank door with strap-hinges. Outshut to rear of main range, former pump- house. Dairy housed in rear range.

Listing NGR: ST6230714364

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National Grid Reference: ST 62307 14364


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