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22 and 23, Kimmeridge

Description: 22 and 23

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108638

OS Grid Reference: SY9159579737
OS Grid Coordinates: 391595, 79737
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6173, -2.1202

Location: Kimmeridge, Dorset BH20 5PE

Locality: Kimmeridge
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5PE

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Listing Text

SY 9179
Nos 22 and 23


C17 - originally one house, enlarged and divided into two houses in C18. No. 22 has
stone walls, plastered, thatched roof, brick stacks. One storey and attic.
Two-storeyed rear wing of similar construction, and single-storey slate-roofed rear
lean-to. Ledged entrance door with glass panel. Ground floor has three casement
windows with glazing bars. Attic as two dormers with similar casements.
Internally, one ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintel, and
chamfered ceiling beam. No. 23 has stone walls, thatched roof, brick stack. One
storey and attics. Single-storey slate-roofed extension at rear. Ledged door with
glass panel. Ground floor has two casement windows with glazing bars. Attic has
one dormer with similar casements. Modern dormer extension in rear roof slope.
Internally, main ground floor room has large open fireplace with bread oven - part
built up. Roof of jointed cruck construction - cruck post at doorway. Evidence of
face pegs suggests an original open hall. RCHM Monument 10.

Listing NGR: SY9159579737

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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