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Description: Stone House Including Front Boundary Wall
Date Listed: 8 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 106129
OS Grid Reference: ST5945410614
OS Grid Coordinates: 359454, 110614
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8936, -2.5779
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ST 5910 CHURCH STREET
11/111 Stone House,
Detached house. Of 3 builds, - right end section early C17, centre section
later C17, altered in C18, left end section early C20. Left section has
plastered walls and patent tiled roof. Centre and right sections have
rubble stone walls and patent tile roofs. Brick stacks on ridge. Centre
section of 2 storeys. Ledged door. Ground floor has 2 casements with centre
horizontal glazing bar. 3 similar casements on first floor. Right section
has ledged door in old timber frame. Right of this a 2-light stone mullioned
window. Left of door a similar window at higher level and a blocked door.
At right end a projecting wing at right angles to road, now used as garage.
This used in C19 as village school. Garage doors in left side wall. One
casement in gable wall. Internally, one room in right section has large
open fireplace with timber lintel. Some exposed ceiling beams. In centre
section, a timber-framed partition between hall and left end room, with
scribed moulding on room side, and blocked doorway. Stop-chamfered ceiling
beam in left room. Front boundary wall of rubble stone, with cock and hen
coping, and simple iron gate. Possibly of long-house origin. The early C20
range not of special interest. (RCHM Monument 5. Dorset Vol. I).
Listing NGR: ST5945510618
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Source: English Heritage
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