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Holly Cottage, Sturminster Marshall

Description: Holly Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 April 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 107708

OS Grid Reference: SY9494099888
OS Grid Coordinates: 394940, 99888
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7985, -2.0732

Location: High Street, Sturminster Marshall, Dorset BH21 4AS

Locality: Sturminster Marshall
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 4AS

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:

SY 99 NW
9/78 Holly Cottage
- II
House. Circa early C17, refronted in C19 and extended in C20. Timber board
frame with square panels at rear infilled with painted brick; front faced in
painted brick, Flemish bond on right and stretcher bond on left. Thatched roof
with raised eaves at front, hipped on left and gabled right end with large brick
stack with brick shaft. Plan: 2-room plan, the left hand room a rebuilding or
extension, which includes a narrow 1-room plan wing at the back. Exterior: I
storey and attic. Asymmetrical 3-window front, the attic windows above wall
plate in raised eaves. C20 2-light casements with glazing bars. Doorway to
left of centre with C20 plank door and thatched porch. Sun fire insurance
plaque under eaves on front. The thatched roof is continued over large brick
stack on right end. At rear eyebrow eaves over 2 half dormers, C20 casements
and central doorway in chamfered frame with cranked head; small stone outshut on
left and C20 brick wing on right with half-hipped thatched roof and outshut on
inner left side. Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SY9494099888

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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