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Humbers, Chetnole

Description: Humbers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 106033

OS Grid Reference: ST6035308455
OS Grid Coordinates: 360353, 108455
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8742, -2.5648

Location: Deep Ford Lane, Chetnole, Dorset DT9 6NX

Locality: Chetnole
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6NX

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Listing Text

(South side)
11-7-51 Humbers


Detached house. Probably mid-late C16 origin, of open-hall form, altered
in late Cl6 - date stone on front wall "M1592W". Coursed rubble stone walls,
thatched roof. One brick stack at left end, one rear right end. Left section
2-storeyed, right section one storey and attic - left section may be rebuilt
byre of long-house. Ledged door with small glass panel. Ground floor has,
left of door, one casement with cast iron glazing; right of door, 2 casements,
one with glazing bars. Left section has, on first floor, one casement with
lead lights and one with glazing bars. Right section has 2 blocked windows
under eaves. C20 extension at right end, with concrete block wails, tiled
roof and garage doors. Internally, left ground floor room has large open
fireplace, part built up, with timber lintel and jambs. Spiral stair behind
this. One deep-chamfered ceiling beam. Centre room has a (possibly reset)
moulded timber fireplace lintel. Oak plank and muntin partition on first
floor. Roof of right section of jointed cruck construction. (RCHM Monument 5.
(Dorset. Vol.I) R Machin "The Houses of Yetminster". University of Bristol,
1978 )

Listing NGR: ST6035308455

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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