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Barton House, Sturminster Newton

Description: Barton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102475

OS Grid Reference: ST7808413406
OS Grid Coordinates: 378084, 113406
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9197, -2.3131

Location: Newton Hill, Sturminster Newton, Dorset DT10 2DQ

Locality: Sturminster Newton
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT10 2DQ

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Listing Text


9/97 Barton House

House, possibly C17 or earlier origin but enlarged and extensively altered C20.
Coursed rubble, timber framing and render, thatched, half-hipped roof with
rendered stacks possibly at the ends of an original range. Picturesque, 'half-
timbered' restoration. Single storey and attic, asymmetric fenestration. C20
wooden mullioned casements with diamond leaded-lights throughout. Wooden lintels.
5 dormers of various sizes, two of which are jettied. "RCHM, Dorset, Vol III",
HMSO, 1970, p 284, no 58.

Listing NGR: ST7808413406

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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