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Praps Cottage The Gardens, West Stafford

Description: Praps Cottage The Gardens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 106384

OS Grid Reference: SY7253789602
OS Grid Coordinates: 372537, 89602
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7054, -2.3903

Location: Rectory Lane, West Stafford, Dorset DT2 8AB

Locality: West Stafford
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8AB

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Listing Text

SY 7289

16/195 Praps Cottage and
The Gardens
26.1.56 (formerly listed as
Pair of Cottages 20
yards south of


Pair of semi detached, but not identical cottages. Probably C18. Plastered
cob walls on rubble stone base. Thatched roofs. Brick stacks, one at left
end of Praps Cottage, one near centre, and one at right end of The Gardens.
2 storeys. Praps Cottage has panelled door. Ground floor has 4 casements
with glazing bars, one in a blocked doorway. First floor has 3 similar
casements. The Gardens has raised plaster quoins at right end. One
casement with glazing bars on each floor. Right of the house a plastered
cob wall with entrance gate into yard. Entrance to house in end wall. At
the rear, a later range of brick, with thatched roof - parallel to the front
range. This extended to right in C20 in brick and thatch, at first floor
level; the ground floor open, as a covered way, on stone piers. (RCHM
Monument 8. Dorset Vol II)

Listing NGR: SY7253189599

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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