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Friar Waddon, Portesham

Description: Friar Waddon

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105297

OS Grid Reference: SY6417885791
OS Grid Coordinates: 364178, 85791
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6707, -2.5083

Location: Friars Waddon Road, Portesham, Dorset DT3 4EP

Locality: Portesham
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4EP

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Listing Text

SY 68 NW PORTESHAM FRIAR WADDON

4/176 Nos 3 and 4, Friar Waddon
26.1.56 (formerly listed as pair of Cottages
GV S.E of Friar Waddon Farm)
II
Detached Farmhouse, now two cottages. C17, with C20 refenestration, and C16 re-used
window. Rubble-stone walls and dressed stone quoins. Thatch roof with block
ridging and stone gable-copings. Brick stacks at end gables. I½ storeys. 3 windows,
left to right, 2-light wooden casement with glazing-bars and wood lintel; 3-light
C16 stone mullion with 4-centred heads, re-set; 3-light wooden casement with
glazing-bars, wood lintel. 3 half-dormers over are all 3-light wooden casements
with glazing-bars. C20 pentice-roofed outshuts on each end with slate roofs.
Entrances at rear, No 3: plank stable door inside a wooden porch, with a thatch
outshut over. No 4: wooden panel door with glass panels, C20.
(RCHM Dorset II, p.245 (29)).


Listing NGR: SY6417885791

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Source: English Heritage

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