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Monk's Yard and the Cross, Child Okeford

Description: Monk's Yard and the Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 103088

OS Grid Reference: ST8344212736
OS Grid Coordinates: 383442, 112736
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9139, -2.2369

Location: Haywards Lane, Child Okeford DT11 8DX

Locality: Child Okeford
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 8DX

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Listing Text


9/1 Monk's Yard and the Cross
4-10-60 (formerly listed as Baytree
GV II Cottage and Monk's yard)

House now pair of cottages, medieval in origin, remodelled C17 and altered
C18, C19 and C20. Brick, Flemish bond with flared headers, timber-framing,
part ashlar projecting front bay. Thatched roof, hipped to the right and
gabled left. Brick stack near centre and to left gable. 2 storeys, 5 irregular
window range. 2 central bays project. Ground floor windows have segmental
brick heads. 2 and 3-light casements, some with horizontal glazing bars,
some with full glazing bars and some with leaded-lights. C20 part-glazed
door at extreme right. To the immediate left of this is a C20 garage door.

Internal features (RCHM): C16 stop chamfered beams; 4 roof-trusses, that to
the east retaining traces of smoke blackening. (RCHM, Dorset, vol. III,
p. 81, no. 7).

Listing NGR: ST8344212736

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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