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Honeycombe Cottage, Bere Regis

Description: Honeycombe Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108306

OS Grid Reference: SY8410694970
OS Grid Coordinates: 384106, 94970
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7541, -2.2267

Location: Roke Road, Bere Regis, Dorset BH20 7HU

Locality: Bere Regis
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 7HU

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Listing Text


13/30 No 18(Honeycombe Cottage)

Detached house. Originally a C16 3-bay open-hall house. Hall floored over
and chimney inserted c1600, kitchen and outhouse added on east in C18.
Walls of original section of stone and flint - part plastered. C18 additions of
plastered cob. Half-hipped thatched roof. Brick stacks each end of original
section and in C18 block. One storey and attics. Brick porch with hipped
thatched roof and panelled door. Ground floor has 2 horizontally sliding sash
windows with glazing bars and small casement in blocked door opening. Attic
has 3 dormers, 2 with glazing bars and one with remains of lead lights.
Central dormer - above porch - has hipped roof. C18 block has 2 small casement
windows. Roof of jointed cruck construction - shows signs of smoke-blackening
for its full length. West ground floor room has 2 chamfered ceiling beams.
Centre room has intersecting deep chamfered ceiling beams. East room has
large open fireplace with timber lintol and jamb. Smaller open fireplace in C18
kitchen. RCHM Monument 34.

Listing NGR: SY8410694970

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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