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Cattistock House, Cattistock

Description: Cattistock House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105367

OS Grid Reference: SY5910999749
OS Grid Coordinates: 359109, 99749
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7959, -2.5815

Location: W End, Cattistock, Dorset DT2 0HY

Locality: Cattistock
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 0HY

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Listing Text

SY 5999 CATTISTOCK WEST END, (west side)

10/42 Cattistock House
26.1.56
GV II

Detached House. Dated 1717, with C20 remodelling and conversion
at rear. Knapped flint and banded stone plinth. Ashlar chalk
block walls, with ashlar Ham stone quoins. Ham stone string
over ground floor windows carried up over front door as a
semi-circle. Moulded brick cornice. Hipped slate roof. Brick
stacks on left and right end walls. 2 storeys. 3 windows,
symmetrical facade, 2-light ovolo-moulded stone mullions and
framing. C20 metal casements with lozenge-leaded lights. Front
door at centre, plank with strap-hinges, wooden lintel with C20
inscription: "Pana Domus Magna Quies," (sic). Rear walls have
two re-used 3-light stone mullions with hollow chamfers, C20
metal casements. Rear range at right angles, 1930's conversion
of stable-block rubble-stone walls and brick quoins, hipped slate
roof. Stone and brick stack on end wall. Rear entrance to
house in rear range has a depressed-arch bead to porch, C20.
Interior: double-depth house with central transverse corridor.
Fireplace in south front room, set across the corner, has chalk
block jambs and a wooden lintel over. C17 doorway in north end
wall, re-set, has ovolo-moulded jambs and depressed-arch head
with foliate spandrels, all stone.

(RCHM Dorset I, p73(13))


Listing NGR: SY5910999749

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Source: English Heritage

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