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Brookside, Leigh

Description: Brookside

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 106069

OS Grid Reference: ST6137108465
OS Grid Coordinates: 361371, 108465
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8744, -2.5504

Location: Back Drove, Leigh, Dorset DT9 6HJ

Locality: Leigh
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6HJ

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Listing Text

(South side)
8/51 Brookside

- II

Detached house. Early-mid C17. Rubble stone walls, part plastered, all
colourwashed. Thatched roof, hipped at left end, brick end stacks. One
storey and attic. Single-storey former dairy extension at right end. C20
stone gabled porch, with ledged door. On ground floor, left of porch, one
casement with lead lights. Right of porch, 2 casements with horizontal
glazing bars. Attic has 3 dormers with casements, some with remains of
lead lights. Internally, left ground floor room has large open fireplace
with timber lintel and jambs. Right room has large open fireplace with
timber lintel and stone jambs. Altered plank and muntin partition on first
floor. (RCHM Monument 13 (Dorset. Vol.1).)

Listing NGR: ST6137108465

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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