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Hyde Cottage, Steeple

Description: Hyde Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108683

OS Grid Reference: SY9184180720
OS Grid Coordinates: 391841, 80720
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6261, -2.1167

Location: Steeple, Dorset BH20 5PB

Locality: Steeple
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5PB

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Listing Text

20.11.59 Hyde Cottage
(Previously Hyde


(formerly listed as Hyde House, Blackmanston) Detached house. C1600, altered in
C18. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, stone stacks. T-shaped plan -
originally with stair turret in angle between front and rear wings. This
demolished - but to be rebuilt. Two storeys. Main north front has, on ground
floor, 1-5 light and 1-4 light mullioned window - both with hoodmoulds. First floor
has a 3-light mullioned window and a recent casement. Small window at mezzanine
level lighting late stair - (now removed). Coped gable at west end. Rear wing
rebuilt in C18 at lower level - with timber casement windows (to be raised to
original level).
Internally, main ground and first floor rooms have stone fireplaces with 4-centred
arches. 4-centred arched doorways survive, leading from the front to the rear wing,
and to the vanished staircase turret. Under repair and alteration at time of
RCHM Monument 7.

Listing NGR: SY9184180720

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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