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Muston Manor Including Attached Wall, Dovecote and Mounting Block to South, Piddlehinton

Description: Muston Manor Including Attached Wall, Dovecote and Mounting Block to South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 104914

OS Grid Reference: SY7230896017
OS Grid Coordinates: 372308, 96017
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7631, -2.3940

Location: B3143, Piddlehinton, Dorset DT2 7SY

Locality: Piddlehinton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7SY

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Listing Text


12/183 26-1-56 Muston Manor including
attached wall, dovecote
and mounting block to
south (formerly listed
as Muson Manor House)


House, late C17. Brick (English bond) main facade wall; banded flint
and rubble end walls. Tiled, gable-ended roof with brick stacks to
right of door and to gables. 2 storey porch with attic; 5 bays with
early C20 extension right. Ground floor has 4-light stone mullioned
windows, with hollow chamfers. The upper floor has similar 3-light
windows. Porch has a elliptically headed stone arch and continuously
hollow chamfer and ogee moulded jambs. C19 2-light gabled dormers.
Internal features: C17 chimney piece from Waterston Manor. To the
south is a brick wall terminating in a small dovecote with a pitched
slate roof. The wall has a gateway with brick piers having a flat
stone coping with ball finials. Mounting block below dovecote.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 209, no 3.

Listing NGR: SY7230896017

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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