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Latitude: 50.9244 / 50°55'27"N
Longitude: -2.3017 / 2°18'6"W
OS Eastings: 378889
OS Northings: 113926
OS Grid: ST788139
Mapcode National: GBR 0X0.T2C
Mapcode Global: FRA 662N.M3L
Entry Name: Tanyard
Listing Date: 4 October 1960
Last Amended: 20 October 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110519
English Heritage Legacy ID: 102478
Location: Sturminster Newton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Sturminster Newton
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Sturminster Newton St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 7813 STURMINSTER NEWTON PENNY STREET
(formerly listed as
4.10.60 No 15 Tan Yard)
House, late C15 or early C16 origin, alterations in late C16, C17 and C18
(RCHM). Rendered, whitewashed rubble, timber framing and possibly cob. Thatched
roof with gable ends. Brick stacks at ends and at quarter way in from right.
2 storeys, 3 window range. Ground floor has an added canted bay with a slate
roof and glazing bars. Other ground floor windows are 2-light casements with
glazing bars. C20 porch in brick with tiled roof. Upper floor: left - 2
3-light casements of 6-panes; right - 4-light ovolo moulded timber mullioned
window of 8-panes. Internally, 4 original cruck trusses (apparently full
rather than jointed) are visible in the roof along with other smoke blackened
timbers. Other features include C17 balustrade, some deep stopped chamfered
beams, a heavy bressummer fireplace and an ovolo moulded timber mullioned
window with some original glass to the rear. The house originally was an
open hall. "RCHM, Dorset, Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 279/80, no 27.
Listing NGR: ST7888913926
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