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The Old Bakehouse, Wool

Description: The Old Bakehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108903

OS Grid Reference: SY8466686686
OS Grid Coordinates: 384666, 86686
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6796, -2.2184

Location: 48 Spring Street, Winfrith Newburgh, Dorset BH20 6DB

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

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Listing Text

SY 8486
20.11.59 (West Side)

No. 47 The Old


Terraced cottage. Probably C18. Stone walls with brick dressings, tiled roof with
parapets to gables, brick stacks. Two storeys. Front wall contains fragment of
medieval carved stone, probably from Bindon Abbey. Modern part-glazed door. Ground
floor has three horizontally sliding sash windows with glazing bars - one in former
doorway. First floor has four similar windows. Main front room has large open
fireplace. Wing at rear - the former bakery - retains some old ovens. Small former
cottage or outbuilding attached to No. 47 on north, now incorporated in the house,
has plastered walls on stone base and tiled roof. One storey and attic. Stable
door. Ground floor has one horizontally sliding sash window with glazing bars.
Attic has two gabled dormers with similar sashes.
RCHM Monument 20.

Listing NGR: SY8466686686

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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