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No 5 and Attached Cart-Shed, Portesham

Description: No 5 and Attached Cart-Shed

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105299

OS Grid Reference: SY6417585814
OS Grid Coordinates: 364175, 85814
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6709, -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


4/178 No 5 and attached cart-shed
26.1.56 (formerly listed as Cottage 180 yds
GV S.E of Friar Waddon Farm)
Cottage with attached cart-shed at right-angles. C16, or later (C17), much
altered. Coursed, squared rubble walls. Thatch roof with gable ends. Lateral
stone stack, on rear wall, centre, with set-offs and bread-oven. Tall C20 brick
stack to upper part. Brick stack at left hand gable. Two storeys. 4 windows,
2-light wooden casement with wood cill and lintel. C17 stone window frame with
separate label over, contains a 2-light wooden casement with blockings to each
side. Front door at left hand (west) in angle with cart-shed, C20 door with 4 glass
lights. Attached cart-shed at right-angles, .C18, rubble-stone walls with hipped
slate roof. Two plank door entrances on the south side, C20. North side is open-
fronted and with a central rubble-stone pier.
(RCHM Dorset II, p.245 (29)).

Listing NGR: SY6417585814

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Source: English Heritage

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