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Welcombe Thatch, Witchampton

Description: Welcombe Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107597

OS Grid Reference: ST9899906680
OS Grid Coordinates: 398999, 106680
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8596, -2.0156

Location: Witchampton, Dorset BH21 5AR

Locality: Witchampton
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5AR

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Listing Text


13/138 Welcombe Thatch


Detached cottage, formerly 2 cottages. Probably C18. Plastered cob walls,
thatched roof, half hipped at left end, one brick stack at right end, one
right of door. Left section of 2 storeys, right section of one storey and
attic. At right angles to road. In left section, ledged door in rustic
thatched porch. Ground floor has one casement with centre horizontal bar and
two C20 casements. First floor has 3 casements, one with horizontal glazing
bars, one with centre horizontal bar. In right section, a second rustic
thatched porch, - the doorway now blocked. Ground floor has one C20 casement,
attic has one half dormer with casements with lead lights. Slate roofed
lean-to at right end. At left end, a C20 rear extension, with double Roman
tiled roof, including garage. Internally, main ground floor room has large
open fireplace with timber lintel. Some exposed ceiling beams. Original roof
structure appears intact.

Listing NGR: ST9899906680

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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