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Ford House, Yetminster

Description: Ford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 106185

OS Grid Reference: ST5968310869
OS Grid Coordinates: 359683, 110869
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8959, -2.5746

Location: The Sidings, Yetminster, Dorset DT9 6LH

Locality: Yetminster
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6LH

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Listing Text


11/168 Ford House

- II

House attached to and apparently partly incorporated in the Railway Inn (
C20 building). Ford House probably early C18. Plastered walls with raised
quoins, tiled roof with coped gables, one brick stack on south gable, one near
centre. L-shaped plan. 2 storeys. In main wing -at right angles to-road,
plastered porch with gabled roof with some fish-scale tiling. Pointed arched
opening with fanlight. Inner door panelled, in 4-centred arch. Ground floor
has two 2-light stone mullioned windows with lead lights. 4 similar windows
on first floor. In the wing at right end, parallel to road, each floor has
3 similar windows - mostly blocked. This wing appears to be part of the Station
Inn. At left end of main range, a rear wing, at lower level, has rubble stone
walls and tiled ½-hipped roof. Interior not accessible. (RCHM Monument 26.
Dorset. Vol. I)

Listing NGR: ST5968310869

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Source: English Heritage

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