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Dawn Chorus Wicketts, Winfrith Newburgh

Description: Dawn Chorus Wicketts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108801

OS Grid Reference: SY8148385328
OS Grid Coordinates: 381483, 85328
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6673, -2.2634

Location: 48 E Knighton Lane, West Lulworth, Dorset DT2 8LQ

Locality: Winfrith Newburgh
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8LQ

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Listing Text

20.11.59 (West Side)

Nos 46 - Wicketts and
47 - Dawn Chorus
Formerly listed as
46 East Knighton Lane


Semi-detached pair of cottages. C17 origin - were one house.
No. 46 has plastered walls, thatched roof, plastered stack. One storey and attics.
Single-storey lean-to at south end under catslide roof. Modern panelled door, and
stable door in lean-to. Ground floor has two modern casement windows with lead
lights. Attic has two half-dormers with similar casements. Interior altered, but
main ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintel.
No. 47 has walls of brick and stone, part plastered, thatched roof, brick stack.
One storey and attics. Lean-to extension on north has brick walls and tiled roof.
Glazed door. Ground floor has two casement windows with centre glazing bar. Attic
has two half-dormers with similar casements.
Internally, main ground floor room has large open fireplace, part blocked, with
timber lintel the full width of the building, and bread oven. Projection at rear of
house, with blocked opening, may contain further bread oven.
Roof may have been of jointed cruck construction; trusses partly hidden by plaster.
One early chamfered door frame in ground floor partition.
RCHM Monument 28.

Listing NGR: SY8148385328

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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