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Hardy's Cottage, Purse Caundle

Description: Hardy's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105655

OS Grid Reference: ST6970117375
OS Grid Coordinates: 369701, 117375
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9550, -2.4327

Locality: Purse Caundle
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5QZ

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Listing Text

ST 61 NE -
6/113 Hardy's Cottage
- II
Detached cottage, at right angles to road. Late C17. Rubble-stone walls.
Thatch roof, gabled at left hand, and half-hipped at right hand. C19 brick
stack at left hand gable, stone stack on ridge left of centre. 1½ storeys.
3-light casements mainly with 2-light casements at left ground and right
ground, iron casements with small diagonally-leaded lights in wood frames.
Wood cills. Opaque quarries of glass in the top windows. Front door, left
of centre, plank with weatherboard in a wood frame, C19. Rubble-stone
rounded walls to porch, with a thatch canopy over. Interior: open fireplace
in west room, with high chamfered wood lintel over. Open fireplace in east
room. Mid-chamfered ceiling-beams of heavy section. (RCHM, Dorset III,
p 238(9)).

Listing NGR: ST6970117375

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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