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Description: Keeper's Lodge
Date Listed: 21 December 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 107235
OS Grid Reference: ST9838601308
OS Grid Coordinates: 398386, 101308
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8113, -2.0243
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5193 PAMPHILL BLANDFORD ROAD
ST 90 SE 3/18 21.12.82
Probably C16 origin, enlarged in C18. Original section has timber framed walls
with brick infil. East gable wall rebuilt in modern brick. C18 section to west
has brick walls. Thatched roof, brick stacks. One storey and attics. Later
single-storey lean-to on north has brick walls and tiled roof. Original building
was of open-hall form for its whole length. Further bay to east - now demolished -
probably contemporary. First floors and chimneys inserted, probably in C17.
Entrance in lean-to on north elevation. Part-glazed door. Ground floor has two
modern casement windows with glazing bars. Attic has one dormer with oak
mullioned casement with lead lights. South elevation has, on ground floor, two
modern casement windows with glazing bars, and one small early window with lead
lights. One modern window at mezzanine level, lighting stairs. Attic has two
dormers with oak mullioned casements with lead lights - all these dormers probably
contemporary with inserted first floor and stacks. East ground floor room has
large open fireplace with stone jambs and timber lintol. Deeply chamfered
ceiling beams and exposed joists.
Original timber-framed partition between east and centre rooms. Centre room
has chamfered ceiling beams. Chimney in this room partly reconstructed, with
brick arch. Roof timbers show evidence of smoke-blackening.
RCHM Monument 14.
Listing NGR: ST9838601308
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Source: English Heritage
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