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Barn Between Nos 5 and 6, Dorchester

Description: Barn Between Nos 5 and 6

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104408

OS Grid Reference: SY7008390417
OS Grid Coordinates: 370083, 90417
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7126, -2.4251

Location: 8 Little Britain, Dorchester DT1 1AL

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT1 1AL

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Listing Text

LITTLE BRITAIN
1.
5l9l
(South Side)
Barn between
Nos 5 and 6
SY 6990 4/263
II
2.
Probably C17: possibly older. North part added in C18 or early C19. Coursed
Ridgeway rubble. North part has red brick dressings. Pitched corrugated iron
roof, concealing thatch. Red brick barn porch on west side. South part has
various slits, 2 planked stable doors with loft doors over,1 large rubble buttress.
North part has 1 red brick buttress.
R.C.H.M. thinks that it may have been connected with the Churchill family whose
house stood "in that part of Fordington called Britain".


Listing NGR: SY7008390417

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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