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Walnut Tree Cottage, Gussage All Saints

Description: Walnut Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107382

OS Grid Reference: SU0034710410
OS Grid Coordinates: 400347, 110410
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8932, -1.9964

Location: Bowerswain Hollow, Gussage All Saints, Dorset BH21 5ET

Locality: Gussage All Saints
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5ET

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Listing Text

(South west side)

3/45 Walnut Tree Cottage


Cottage, C18 though possibly containing some earlier work with C19 and C20
extensions and alterations. Rendered and whitewashed cob with thatched roof.
Brick stacks to ends of central range. Main range has C19 addition left
and single storey range of uncertain date right. 2 storeys and attics,
3 window range. 2-light C20 casements with glazing bars. Central C20 door.
Left gable wall has C19 cast-iron casements with pointed heads to the upper
panes; that to the ground floor being recently inserted.

Internally few early features are to be seen but they may still exist under
the plasterwork. The right end wall of the right hand range contains a raised
jointed cruck-truss springing from a tie beam. This may be reused. (RCHM,
Dorset, vo. V, p.20, no.17.)

Listing NGR: SU0034710410

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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