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The West House, Nether Compton

Description: The West House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105608

OS Grid Reference: ST5980017244
OS Grid Coordinates: 359800, 117244
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9532, -2.5737

Location: Plum Orchard, Nether Compton, Dorset DT9 4QA

Locality: Nether Compton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4QA

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Listing Text

The Green
The West House

Detached house. Early C17 front range, restored late C19 and dated
over the first floor windows JRPG 1890. Rubble stone and dressed
stone walls. Clay-tile roofs with gable-ends and stone gable-copings.
C19 brick stacks at gable ends. 1½ storeys. Two windows. Ground floor
4-light and 3-light onto-moulded stone mullions with separate returned
lables over, C17. First floor are 3-light straight-chamfered mullions,
C19. Iron casements wtih horizontal glazing-bars. Gabled half-dormers
have applied timber-framing. Front Door, with 4 recess panels, C19.
Open C20 porch with Blue Lias monolith shafts, C13. (RCHM, Dorset I,
p 102(6)).

Listing NGR: ST5980017247

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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