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Thatched House, Hilton

Description: Thatched House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 February 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 103442

OS Grid Reference: ST7672603974
OS Grid Coordinates: 376726, 103974
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8348, -2.3319

Location: 1 Brightsmead, Hilton, Dorset DT2 7PU

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

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Listing Text

HILTON
ST70SE CONIGAR KNAP (South side)

2/30 Thatched House (formerly
listed as "Nos. 1, 2 and
16-2-72 3 Lower Farm Cottages"

GV II

Detached house, formerly 3 cottages. Centre part C17, extensions at each end,
probably in C18. Walls of flint and brick banding, with brick dressings, hipped
thatched roof, 2 brick stacks - one each side of centre. One storey and attic.
C20 oak door in open timber thatched porch. Front wall buttressed. Left section -
single-storey, has 3 casement windows with glazing bars. In main section, ground
floor has 4 casement windows with glazing bars. Attic has 4 dormers with similar
casements. C20 rear lean-to under thatched catslide roof.
Internally, 3 large open fireplaces survive, 2 with bread ovens. Several chamfered
ceiling beams. In centre section, 2 jointed-cruck trusses. RCHM Monument 12.
(Dorset. Vol.III).


Listing NGR: ST7672603974

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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