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Description: Rylstone and Attached Front Walls, Railings and Gate
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 106017
OS Grid Reference: SY6481888960
OS Grid Coordinates: 364818, 88960
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6992, -2.4995
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WINTERBORNE ST MARTIN MAIN ROAD
SY 68 NW
4/123 (north side)
Rylstone and attached
front walls, railings
Farmhouse, refashioned to villa. Mid C18, refashioned and
extended c.1840. Stone walls, rendered. Slate roof, hipped and
with projecting boxed eaves. Rebuilt C20 brick stacks at left
and right of centre on ridge. Two storeys 4 windows, symmetrical
fenestration, 2 light casements with glazing bars, high transom, stone
cills and high returned labels over. First floor has 2 light
casements with glazing bars. Front door at centre with 6 recess
panels and 2 top lights, fanlight, with radiating glazing bars over,
C19. Porch has timber columns, with plinths, moulded bases
and fluted capitals. Plain entablature over, early C19.
Interior: much altered though central entrance hall with stair
case survives, stick balusters and plain handrail. 6 panel
doors and some panelled reveals. Attached outbuilding at west
end, converted from stabling, rubble stone walls and slate roof
with gable ends. 1½ storeys. Irregular fenestration and one
C20 french window. Attached front garden walls, stone becoming
brick sleeper walls in front of house with spearhead railings over.
Two central rusticated gatepiers with pyramidal capstones. Gate
between matches the railing design. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p.393 (5)).
Listing NGR: SY6481888960
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Source: English Heritage
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