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The Last Straw, Woodlands

Description: The Last Straw

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107618

OS Grid Reference: SU0481808979
OS Grid Coordinates: 404818, 108979
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8803, -1.9329

Location: Church Hill, Woodlands, Dorset BH21 8LT

Locality: Woodlands
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 8LT

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Listing Text


5/159 The Last Straw


Detached cottage. Dated, over doorway, 1667 (this appears authentic).
Plastered cob walls, hipped thatched roof, brick stack at left end of main
house. One storey and attic, extended to left in matching construction, -
this single storey. C20 single storey flat roofed extension at right end.
Ledged door in rustic thatched porch. Ground floor has 3 casements with
glazing bars. Attic has 2 dormers with casements, one with horizontal centre
bar. C20 wing at right has part glazed door and 2 casements. Main ground
floor room has chamfered ceiling beam and large open fireplace with timber
lintel. (R.C.H.M. Monument 7. Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: SU0481808979

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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