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Detached Service Block 5 Metres West of Sadborow House, Thorncombe

Description: Detached Service Block 5 Metres West of Sadborow House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 104658

OS Grid Reference: ST3730702022
OS Grid Coordinates: 337307, 102022
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8143, -2.8912

Location: Sadborow Lane, Thorncombe, Dorset TA20 4PW

Locality: Thorncombe
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: TA20 4PW

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Listing Text

ST 30 SE THORNCOMBE SADBOROW
3/76 Detached Service Block
5 metres West of
Sadborow House
GV II
Detached Service Block. Late C18. Rubble walls with brick quoins and dressings.
Slate roof, with dovetail slates. Slate-hung cupola at ridge with oval
openings and lead cap. Weathervane. Two storeys. Three doors wide. One
upper-storey casement window. Three stable doors with brick dressed jambs.
Left hand opening now blocked. Central opening: no door. Right hand opening,
wooden plank door survives. Stone armorial panel, square, over central door,
shows the arms of Bragge quartering.
Interior, formerly divided into Bakehouse, Brewhouse and Laundry. Large
bread oven in central area, with rectangular opening with segmental arch-head.


Listing NGR: ST3730702022

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Source: English Heritage

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