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Orchard Cottage, Littlebredy

Description: Orchard Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105260

OS Grid Reference: SY5862088967
OS Grid Coordinates: 358620, 88967
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6989, -2.5873

Location: Church Walk, Littlebredy, Dorset DT2 9HQ

Locality: Littlebredy
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9HQ

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Listing Text


3/140 Orchard Cottage


Detached Cottage. Early C18 with C19 alterations. Random rubble-stone walls with
stone quoins. Thatch roof with gable-ends. Brick stacks at centre ridge, and at
right hand gable. 2 storeys. 4 windows, 2-light wooden casements with glazing-
bars. Wooden cills and lintels. Storage space (loft) upper left. Ground floor
left hand, former stables, now with 3 blockings with wooden lintels over. Front
door at right hand ground, plank, C19. Weatherboarded porch with pitched slate
roof over. Interior ceiling-beam with straight-chamfer and filleted stop, early
C18. Fireplace in north end, with kitchen-range, renewed version. Cupboards
with plank doors and IL hinges either side of fireplace. Doorcase stair on rear
wall. Attached outbuilding at left hand end, privy and wood-store, with brick
quoins and door jambs, tile roof over. Plank doors.

Listing NGR: SY5862088967

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Source: English Heritage

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