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Stables and Cart-Shed Immediately West of Baglake Farmhouse, Long Bredy

Description: Stables and Cart-Shed Immediately West of Baglake Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105273

OS Grid Reference: SY5553890577
OS Grid Coordinates: 355538, 90577
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7131, -2.6311

Location: Baglake, Litton Cheney, Dorset DT2 9AD

Locality: Long Bredy
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9AD

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Listing Text


1/153 Stables and Cart-Shed
immediately west of
Baglake Farmhouse


Detached Stables and Cart-Shed. C18, or earlier. Rubble-stone walls to 1.5 metres
height with chalk block walls above. Thatch roof, (wheat reed) with gable ends.
Two loops in chalk and down into rubble base. Plank door between with a wooden
lintel over. 2-leaf plank-shuttered window into back of stable. Elevation to yard,
from east: double-plank doors (garage); 4 bays of cart-shed with 3 C20 brick piers
for supports. 2 eyebrow dormers, formerly to lofts, right hand with a C20 clock-face.
Rubble masonry and a straight joint. 2-leaf plank shutters to window. Stable-door
with wooden frame and concrete lintel. 2-leaf plank shutters to window, square frame
with ovolo moulding. Square opening without shutters. Cart Shed roof construction:
collar-trusses, halved and double-pegged. 2 sets of butt-purlins. An important
vernacular farm-building for its local materials, intactness, location and grouping.

Listing NGR: SY5553890577

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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