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Woolcombe Hays, Melbury Bubb

Description: Woolcombe Hays

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105830

OS Grid Reference: ST5992605124
OS Grid Coordinates: 359926, 105124
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8442, -2.5705

Location: Melbury Bubb, Dorset DT2 0NJ

Locality: Melbury Bubb
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 0NJ

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Listing Text

2/82 Woolcombe Hays
Detached Farmhouse. C17, with C18 re-walling and C19 alterations. Brick walls
in Flemish bond, with timber-framing at west end. Thatch roof, gabled at left
hand and hipped at right hand. Rebuilt stack at left hand gable, repointed
stack at right hand ridge. 1 1/2 storeys. 5 windows (irregular fenestration)
2-light cast-iron casements with glazing-bars. Wood cills. Gauged brick
arches. Blocked round-headed entrance of gauged brickwork, left of centre.
Main lobby-entrance, right of centre. C20 porch. Inner door, C20. Plank
stable-door on rear wall. Interior: two back-to-back fireplaces, one with
chalk-block jambs, one with brick jambs, both with wooden lintels over.
Ceiling-beam in right end room, of convex section with a notched underside.
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.159(5))

Listing NGR: ST5992605124

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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