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Orchard House and the Homestead, East Stour

Description: Orchard House and the Homestead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 102641

OS Grid Reference: ST8018923282
OS Grid Coordinates: 380189, 123282
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0086, -2.2837

Location: B3092, East Stour, Dorset SP8 5JZ

Locality: East Stour
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP8 5JZ

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Listing Text


3/10 Orchard House and
the Homestead

- II

2 houses, one dated 1600, other probably late Cl8 or early Cl9.
Coursed rubble walls with tiled, thatched and pantiled gable ended
roofs. Brick stacks right and to projecting front gabled wing.
2 storeys and 1½ storeys, irregular fenestration. C2O casements,
some having full glazing bars and some horizontal glazing bars.
Wooden lintels. C20 doors. Internal features (RCHM): fireplaces
with stone jambs and chamfered timber bressummers; 2 stop chamfered
ceiling beams.
RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 17, no 3.

Listing NGR: ST8018923282

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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