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Shave Cross, Public House, Marshwood

Description: Shave Cross, Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 104593

OS Grid Reference: SY4154597993
OS Grid Coordinates: 341545, 97993
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7786, -2.8304

Location: Bluntshay Lane, Marshwood, Dorset DT6 6HW

Locality: Marshwood
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 6HW

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Listing Text

6/30 Shave Cross, Public House
Public House, formerly farmhouse. Late C18 and dated 1833. Rubble stone
walls with dressed stone quoins. Stone gable-copings. Thatch roof with
brick chimney stacks at each gable-end. L-Plan: west wing dated 1833 and
formerly cellar. East wing is original farmhouse with fireplace at west
end. Two storeys. Three windows, wooden casements with small leaded lights and
segmental brick arches over. Doorway and porch centrally, brick porch walls
and pitched thatch roof. Extension wing marked by, datestone, straight-
joint and change to lias stone walls. Interior: open fireplace with
shallow chamfered bressummer, c.l8OO. Jointed crucks in west wing not part
of this building, inserted by a former landlord. Flagstone floors to main
bar. Source: Marshwood Tithe Map, 1843.

Listing NGR: SY4154597993

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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