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Chaldon Down Buildings, Chaldon Herring

Description: Chaldon Down Buildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108527

OS Grid Reference: SY7848381901
OS Grid Coordinates: 378483, 81901
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6364, -2.3056

Location: Chaldon Herring, Dorset DT2 8DW

Locality: Chaldon Herring
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8DW

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Listing Text

Chaldon Down


Barn and cottage. Probably late C18. Post-Enclosure group of Down Barn with
attached stockman's cottage. Main barn has stone walls with brick dressings, tiled
roof, brick stack to cottage. Main barn single-storeyed, cottage of two storeys.
Large cart porch with hipped roof. Slit window to barn. Cottage has one window on
each floor - sashes missing. Single-storey ranges project each end of main barn -
forming enclosed courtyard. There are open shelter sheds, with roofs carried on
timber posts adjoining courtyard. Stone outer walls, corrugated iron roofs.
A good group in spite of some unsympathetic repairs.
RCHM Monument 16.

Listing NGR: SY7848381901

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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