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Magdalene Lodge., North Wootton

Description: Magdalene Lodge.

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 105619

OS Grid Reference: ST6569014421
OS Grid Coordinates: 365690, 114421
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9282, -2.4896

Location: A3030, North Wootton, Dorset DT9 5JW

Locality: North Wootton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5JW

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Listing Text

ST 61 SE -
10/77 Magdalene Lodge. (Formerly
listed as Church of St Mary
31.7.61 Magdalene)
- II
Former Parish Church, now private house. 1883, by Carpenter and Ingelow,
incorporating re-used C15 features. Dressed stone walls, with ashlar
quoins and dressings. Clay-tile roofs with cresting, gable-ends and
moulded kneelers. Cross-fleury on each of the gables. Nave and chancel
with north vestry. Single storey, now converted to two internally. Nave,
south wall, two partly restored early C15 windows of two trefoiled lights,
with a quatrefoil in a two-centred head. West window of nave, 3-light with
panel tracery on a 2-centred head. Label, stopped, over. The chancel has
a reused C15 single-light window in a square head with a label and head-stops.
South doorway into the nave has an archway with a 2-centred head and moulded
jambs; door is plank, C20, with C20 lozenge-leaded lights each side and over,
C20. South porch is gabled and has side-buttressing with set-offs. In the
north wall of the vestry is an early C16 window of 2 four-centred lights
with foliated spandrels and moulded reveals. The north pitch of the nave
roof has two C20 dormers inserted, with hipped roofs, sash windows. Interior:
the roofs of the chancel and nave are compartmented barrel-vaults, C19.
C15 wall-plates, partly renewed. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 267(1)).

Listing NGR: ST6569014421

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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