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4 and 5, Turnerspuddle, Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle

Description: 4 and 5, Turnerspuddle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108718

OS Grid Reference: SY8345993265
OS Grid Coordinates: 383459, 93265
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7388, -2.2358

Location: Turners Puddle, Dorset DT2 7JA

Locality: Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7JA

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Listing Text


Nos 4 and 5


Originally one house, of 3-room and cross-passage plan - now two cottages. Probably
C17. Walls part brick, part plastered cob. Thatched roof. Brick stacks. One
storey and attics.
No. 4 consists of the original kitchen, cross-passage and hall. Central ledged
door. Ground floor has casement windows with cast iron lights. Attic has
half-dormers with casements with glazing bars. Internally, the original kitchen has
large open fireplace with timber lintel. Original cross-passage now contains
stairs. Hall has stone fireplace with shaped oak lintel, and chamfered ceiling
No. 5 - the original parlour block - has ledged door. Ground floor has casement
window with cast iron lights. Attic has half-dormer with casements. Internally,
the parlour has large open fireplace with shaped timber lintel. One deeply
chamfered ceiling beam and one with smaller stopped chamfers. A good example of its
RCHM Monument 3.

Listing NGR: SY8345993265

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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