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Ivy Cottage Sturmey Cottage, Wool

Description: Ivy Cottage Sturmey Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108873

OS Grid Reference: SY8455886454
OS Grid Coordinates: 384558, 86454
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6775, -2.2199

Location: Duck Street, Winfrith Newburgh, Dorset BH20 6DJ

Locality: Wool
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 6DJ

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Listing Text

SY 8486
20.11.59 (East Side)

Ivy Cottage and
Sturmey Cottage


Semi-detached pair of cottages. Probably late C18. Plastered walls on stone base,
colourwashed, thatched roofs, brick stacks. Ivy Cottage has two storeys.
Single-storey lean-to on south with part-thatched, part tiled catslide roof. Modern
part-glazed ledged door in timber porch with slate roof. Similar door at south
end - in lean-to. Ground and first floors each have two horizontally sliding sash
windows with centre glazing bar. One casement window at mezzanine level at south
Main ground floor room had large open fireplace with timber lintel. Opening now
built up, but doorway formed in wing wall gives access to interior. Sturmey Cottage
has one storey and attics. Single-storey extension on north of similar construction
with roof at slightly lower level. Modern panelled door in timber porch with slate
roof. Ground floor has one horizontally sliding sash window and one casement, both
with glazing bars.
Both houses have single-storey outbuildings at rear, with brick walls corrugated
asbestos roofs and brick stacks - probably former wash-houses.
RCHM Monument 28.

Listing NGR: SY8455886454

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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