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Gainsborough Dairy, Castleton

Description: Gainsborough Dairy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105572

OS Grid Reference: ST6442015404
OS Grid Coordinates: 364420, 115404
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9370, -2.5077

Location: Gainsborough Hill, Castleton, Dorset DT9 5NS

Locality: Castleton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5NS

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Listing Text

ST 61 NW
5/34 Gainsborough Dairy
- II
Detached Dairy-House. C17, or earlier, with C18 alterations. Rubble-stone
walls with dressed-stone quoins. Thatch roof with stone-slate eaves and gable-
ends. Brick stacks on south end of ridge, and at ridge centre. 1½ storeys.
2-3 windows, irregular fenestrations. East elevation, 3-light wooden casement,
2 leaf plank doors with wood lintel over, C19. Outshut towards right hand
end, has a tile roof, 2-light wood casements. Plank door in the angle, gives
access into the outshut. Pent-roofed porch over.

Listing NGR: ST6442015404

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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