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The Old Dairy House, Hilton

Description: The Old Dairy House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103433

OS Grid Reference: ST7682603970
OS Grid Coordinates: 376826, 103970
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8348, -2.3304

Location: Pleck Lane, Hilton, Dorset DT2 7PT

Locality: Hilton
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7PT

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Listing Text

In the entry for


The Old Dairy House

The third sentence of the description -

"Walls - east section - (left) of flint and brick banding, west
section (right) of brick"

should be amended to read

"Walls - west section - (left) of flint and brick banding,
east section (right) of brick"



2/20 The Old Dairy House


Detached house, formerly 2 cottages. East cottage, late C16-early C17, west
cottage early C19. Walls -east section - (left) of flint and brick banding,
west section (right) of brick - probably a facing on cob, with plat band at
first floor level. Buttress to this section. Thatched roof. One brick stack
at right end and one left of centre. Two storeys. Ledged door with small glass
panel. Ground and first floors each have 3 casement windows with cast iron
lights. Rear wall of plastered cob on flint base. C20 single-storey rear
extension, of brick with pantiled roof. In older section, main ground floor
room has deeply chamfered intersecting ceiling beams. Large fireplace - part
built up. First floor room retains oak lintel of blocked fireplace. In
left-hand section - first floor timbers removed. Large stone fireplace - rebuilt.
RCHM Monument 15. (Dorset. Vol.III.)

Listing NGR: ST7682603970

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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