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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: 1305409



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

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Fontmell Magna

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Jun-1985

Date of most recent amendment: 28-Jul-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 103131

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FONTWELL MAGNA 1/43 and 2/43

shall be ammended to read:


------------------------------------ ST 81 NE & ST 81 NW FONTWELL MAGNA BEDCHESTER

1/43 and 2/43 Bedchester Farmhouse


Farmhouse, C17, with much subsequent alteration. Ashlar and rubble walls with thatched roofs. End brick stacks and at intersection of ranges. L-plan. Main facade: 2 storeys, 3 window range. Casement windows with glazing-bars. Central C19 porch containing plank door. To the rear is a blocked timber mullioned window with wattle and daub infil and the remains of a wall-plate showing that the house was probably originally single storeyed. The windows of the rear range have C19 brick dressings. (RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 25, no 14)

Listing NGR: ST8506217670

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1972), 25

National Grid Reference: ST 85062 17670


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