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No 3 (Including Stephens Shop and Weatherbury Guest House) Including Iron Railings Around Bay, Puddletown

Description: No 3 (Including Stephens Shop and Weatherbury Guest House) Including Iron Railings Around Bay

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 106290

OS Grid Reference: SY7582494413
OS Grid Coordinates: 375824, 94413
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7488, -2.3440

Locality: Puddletown
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8SL

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Listing Text

SY 7594 ThE SQUARE (North

14/102 No. 3 (including
Stephens Shop and
Weatherbury Guest
House) including
iron railings around


House, part used as shop and part as guest house at left end of terrace.
Mid-late C18. Plastered walls; thatched roof, one brick stack at right end,
one right of centre, one at left end. Two storeys and attic. At left end,
on ground floor, a C18 shop front with moulded cornice. Pair of part glazed
doors in centre, with fanlight, flanked by 2 shop windows with glazing
bars. Near right end, doorway to guest house, recessed with panelled door
and moulded architraves. Also on ground floor, 3 sashes with glazing bars.
First floor has 4 similar sashes and one C20 metal casement. One inset
dormer in attic, with horizontally sliding sashes. On the left end wall a
projecting 2-storeyed bay with slightly curved sides, and lead flat roof.
Ground floor open, with timber Tuscan columns supporting the upper floor.
This comprises a bay window with sashes with glazing bars, the centre
section being a Venetian window, with cornice and frieze over. 2 terra
cotta plaques under window. Simple iron railings surround the bay, with
close set uprights. Internally, the first floor room at west end
(containing the bay window) has a shallow segmental ceiling, and some C18
panelling. Some C18 panelled doors (RCHM Monument 5. Dorset Vol III).

Listing NGR: SY7582494413

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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