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Description: The Old Vicarage
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107620
OS Grid Reference: SU0504208946
OS Grid Coordinates: 405042, 108946
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8800, -1.9297
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SU 00 NE VERWOOD ROAD (south
6/161 The Old Vicarage
Former vicarage, now private house. Original (rear) wing late C16-early C17.
Front range early-mid C19. Front range has brick walls, low pitched slate
roof, 2 brick stacks at rear. 2 storeys. Central C20 glazed door in original
round arched opening. Ground floor has 2 sashes with glazing bars under
gauged arches. 3 similar sashes on first floor. In left gable wall, one
similar sash on each floor. Rear wing originally timber framed - framing
exposed externally in end gable wall. Main walls rebuilt or refaced in
brick. Slate roof replacing thatch. One brick stack near centre. One storey
and attic. Entrance front has added timber gabled porch with glazed door.
Ground floor has 5 casements with lead lights. Attic has 2 hipped dormers,
built up in timber framing, with similar casements. At left end, a slated
lean-to with projecting stack. Lean-to at rear has casements with cast iron
lattice glazing. Internally, in this range, main ground floor room has large
open fireplace with timber lintel. C20 stair in C17 style with splat
balusters. Several deep chamfered and stopped ceiling beams. Some original
timber framed partitions and roof trusses, - the main collar beams cut away
for inserted doors. (R.C.H.M. Monument 6. Dorset Vol V).
Listing NGR: SU0504208946
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Source: English Heritage
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