WEST ORCHARD FARM HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1303728
Date first listed:
12-Nov-1959
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Aug-1984
Statutory Address:
WEST ORCHARD FARM HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
WEST ORCHARD FARM HOUSE

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

County:
Dorset
District:
Purbeck (District Authority)
Parish:
Church Knowle
National Grid Reference:
SY 94106 80770

Details

CHURCH KNOWLE WEST ORCHARD SY 98 SW 8/58 West Orchard Farm House (Formerly listed as "West Orchard") GV 12.11.59 II Detached farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, extended to east in C18 and to west in C19. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, half- hipped at east end. 3 stone stacks on ridge, - one enlarged in brick. 2 storeys. 3 casement windows on ground floor and 2 on first floor. Pair of french doors in east extension. Evidence of earlier, blocked, windows. Rear lean-to has stone walls and part tiled, part stone-slated roof. Main ground floor room - in original section - has a moulded stone fireplace surround with 4-centred arch. 2 similar, simpler fireplaces on first floor. Arched doorway in west wall of original section. RCHM Monument 25 (Dorset Vol II)



Listing NGR: SY9410680770

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
108971
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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