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438 and 439, Longford Road, Thornford

Description: 438 and 439, Longford Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105690

OS Grid Reference: ST6029012966
OS Grid Coordinates: 360290, 112966
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9148, -2.5662

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

LONGFORD ROAD (west side)
ST 6012
17/149 Nos 438 and 439

Pair of cottages in row. c. C17 core, with C19 refashioning. Rubble-
stone walls. Thatch roof with gable ends. Two gabled half-dormers to
the front. Brick stacks at left and right hand gables. Stone stack
at ridge centre, with a brick capping. 1½ storeys. 3 windows, mainly
2-light wood casements with glazing-bars, wood cills and lintels. Gabled
dormers: no. 438 has 2 dormers under one large gable; no. 439 has one
dormer under a smaller gable. Front doors, no. 438, at centre, panelled
and studded, C20. No 439, right of centre, plank door and wood frame,
C19. Probable early features to interiors, access not obtained. The late
C19 extension at south end is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: ST6029012966

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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