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Tudor House, Portesham

Description: Tudor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105316

OS Grid Reference: SY6012785802
OS Grid Coordinates: 360127, 85802
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6705, -2.5656

Location: New Road, Portesham, Dorset DT3 4HD

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

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Listing Text


11/196 No 2 (Tudor House)
- II

Detached House, formerly 3 cottages. Mid C17, extended south in C18, and at north
end in C19. Squared rubble-stone walls, mixture of Portesham and Abbotsbury stone.
Plain clay tile roof, hipped at left hand and gabled at right hand. Stone stack
slight in from left hip. 2 storeys. 5 windows, ground floor: 2-light stone
mullion, and 3-light stone mullion (ovolo), with separate label over. Fixed
diamond-leaded lights and central wooden casement, C17. First-floor windows:
2-, 4-, 2-, 2-, 2-light, C20 wooden casement with diamond-leaded lights. Doorways:
left hand C18 stone architrave with C20 plank-and-muntin door. Centre: blocked C17
doorway with moulded jambs and depressed-arch head. Right hand plank-and-muntin
door with segmental arch-head, C19. Interior: former right hand gable, reset
fireplace with fake date 1564. Stairs in beside fireplace. Large open fireplace
in south end, with straight-chamfered jambs and wooden lintel over.
(RCHM Dorset II, p.244 (12)).

Listing NGR: SY6012785802

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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