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The Post House, Ryme Intrinseca

Description: The Post House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 106118

OS Grid Reference: ST5809810885
OS Grid Coordinates: 358098, 110885
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8959, -2.5972

Location: Common Lane, Ryme Intrinseca, Dorset DT9 6JX

Locality: Ryme Intrinseca
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6JX

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Listing Text


1/100 The Post House


Attached house and cottage. Dated H.G.E. 1772 on stone tablet over the front
door. Red brick walls in Flemish bond, with projecting brick quoin-work. Slate
roof with stone gable-copings and kneelers. Brick stacks at each gable. Two
storeys. 3 windows, 3-light C20 wood casements with horizontal glazing-bars,
wood cills. 2-light casement over front door. Segmental brick arches to ground
floor. Front entrance at centre, with moulded stone architrave, plain frieze
and moulded cornice. Panelled door, C20. Attached cottage at east end, early
Cl9. Brick walls. Slate roof with stone gable-coping. Two storeys. 2 windows
canted bay at left ground, fixed window with glazing-bars, 5 panes width. Wood
cills. 2-light wood casement with glazing-bars to right of this. 2-light wood
casement over. 3 feathers (Duchy of Cornwall) on east end wall.
(RCHM Dorset I, p,194(5))

Listing NGR: ST5809810885

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Source: English Heritage

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