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4, 5 and 6, East Chaldon, Chaldon Herring

Description: 4, 5 and 6, East Chaldon

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108541

OS Grid Reference: SY7917783390
OS Grid Coordinates: 379177, 83390
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6498, -2.2959

Location: Chydyok Road, Chaldon Herring, Dorset DT2 8DN

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

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Listing Text

SY 7883, SY 7983
Nos 4, 5 and 6 East
Chaldon. (Formerly
listed as Nos 5, 6
and 7 East Chaldon)


Terrace of three cottages. Nos 4 and 5, originally one house, late C16-early C17.
No. 6 added, probably C18.
Nos 4 and 5 have brick walls on a stone base, raised in cob, thatched roofs and
brick stacks. North elevation, facing road, has three casement windows with
glazing bars on ground floor. Attics have three half-dormers with horizontally
sliding sashes with glazing bars. Lower extension at east end, with stone walls and
tiled roof. Entrances in rear, south wall. Ledged doors, that to No. 5 in a timber
porch with corrugated iron roof. Lean-to extension to No. 5 with stone walls and
slate roof.
Internally, main ground floor room of No. 5 has a large open fireplace, partly built
up, with bread oven, and a deeply chamfered ceiling beam. No. 6 has stone walls and
thatched roof. 6-panel door in north wall. Ground floor has one horizontally
sliding sash window with glazing bars. Attic has two half-dormers with casements
with glazing bars. Lean-to extension at rear, with stone walls and slate roof.
RCHM Monument 5.

Listing NGR: SY7917783390

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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