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Well Bottom, Melbury Abbas

Description: Well Bottom

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103033

OS Grid Reference: ST8891020210
OS Grid Coordinates: 388910, 120210
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9812, -2.1593

Location: 13 White Pit Lane, Melbury Abbas, Dorset SP7 0DS

Locality: Melbury Abbas
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0DS

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Listing Text


8/192 Well Bottom

- II

House (possibly originally a pair of cottages). Probably early C19.
Ashlar walls with hipped slate roof. Central rendered stack. Later
outshut to left. Plat-band and coved ashlar cornice. Symmetrical.
2 storeys, 5 window range. Casements with leaded-lights, of 2-lights
in the outer bays and of 3-lights in the inner bays. Blind recess
to the upper floor centre. Central ribbed plank door. Internally
there are shallow chamfered beams and open fireplaces with chamfered

Listing NGR: ST8891020210

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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