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The Courtyard, Tincleton

Description: The Courtyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 106352

OS Grid Reference: SY7817192159
OS Grid Coordinates: 378171, 92159
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7286, -2.3106

Locality: Tincleton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8QR

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Listing Text


9/163 Nos 1, 2, 3, 4, 4a,
5, 6, and 7 The
Courtyard (formerly
26.1.56 listed under Clyffe


Former service range to Clyffe House, now converted to 8 residential units.
Built 1842, architect Benjamin Ferrey: converted c1980. Brick walls with
some stone dressings. Slate roofs, with coped gables. Some brick stacks
with octagonal shafts (on south range), some plain stacks on north and east
ranges. 3 ranges round a courtyard, attached to Clyffe House on east. Part
2-storey, part one storey and attic. Main south range has, at left end, a
slightly projecting gabled wing, buttressed. This has a 4-light stone
mullioned window on ground floor and a similar 3-light window in attic,
lancet shaped recess above this. Right of this wing, a C20 door in original
opening with fanlight. Ground floor has one 4-light and one 3-light
mullioned and transomed window and one 2-light mullioned window under
hoodmould. Single light window under eaves. Attic has 3 gabled dormers
with mullioned windows one 3-light and two 2-light. Within the courtyard
the design is less formal. Entrances to the units have brick 4-centred
arched doorways with C20 doors. Most windows sashes with glazing bars.
Some casements. Entrance to courtyard from north, under a single-storey
block linking north and east ranges. (RCHM Monument 2 Dorset Vol III)

Listing NGR: SY7817192159

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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