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No 56 (The Skep), Verwood

Description: No 56 (The Skep)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107554

OS Grid Reference: SU0830408697
OS Grid Coordinates: 408304, 108697
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8777, -1.8833

Location: Dewlands Way, Verwood, Dorset BH31 6QE

Locality: Verwood
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH31 6QE

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Listing Text


6/95 No. 56 (The Skep)


Small detached cottage. Probably C18. Roughcast cob walls, thatched roof
hipped at left end and carried down as catslide; brick stack at right end.
One storey and attic. Front wall buttressed. Ledged door in roughcast porch
under thatched catslide roof. Second, stable door. Ground floor has three
C20 casements with lead lights. Attic has 2 dormers with similar casements.
Single storey flat roofed rear extension. Internally, - one large open
fireplace - part reconstructed, with bread oven. (R.C.H.M. Monument 25.
Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: SU0830408697

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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