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436 and 437, Longford Road, Thornford

Description: 436 and 437, Longford Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 105689

OS Grid Reference: ST6030212989
OS Grid Coordinates: 360302, 112989
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9150, -2.5661

Location: Longford Road, Thornford, Dorset DT9 6QQ

Locality: Thornford
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6QQ

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Listing Text

ST 6012 LONGFORD ROAD (west side)
17/148 Nos 436 and 437

Pair of cottages in row. Early C19. Coursed rubble-stone walls. Thatch
roof with half-hipped and gabled ends, and with 2 gabled dormer to each
cottage at front. Brick stacks at party wall and on ridge of no. 437.
1½ storeys. 4 windows, irregular fenestration. No. 436 has 3-light wood
casements with glazing-bars, and two 2-light wood casements with glazing-
bars in gabled half-dormers, brick-dressed jambs and brick over window-
head. No. 437 has a square bay window each side of front door, 3-light
casements, C19. Gabled half-dormers have 2-light Yorkshire sliding-sashes
with ornamental bressumers under the thatch. Front door at centre, is
flush-panelled with 2 top lights, up steps. Gabled wood porch with carved
bressumer. Interior: no. 437 has a lobby-entrance. Flagstone floors in
right room. No. 437 was the home of C19 Fooks family of carpenters.

Listing NGR: ST6030212989

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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