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Wood House, Studland

Description: Wood House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 109100

OS Grid Reference: SZ0286482042
OS Grid Coordinates: 402864, 82042
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6381, -1.9608

Location: 2 B3351, Studland, Dorset BH19 3BY

Locality: Studland
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 3BY

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Listing Text


3/90 Nos. 44 and 45, Wood House

Pair of cottages, originally one house. Early-mid C17. Rubble stone walls,
colour washed at front. Thatched roofs, brick stacks at left end and along
ridge. One storey and attics. No. 44 has 2 large raking buttresses on front
wall. Pair of French doors. Ground floor has one casement window and one
horizontally sliding sash window, both with glazing bars, and one plain
casement. Attic has one dormer with casements with centre glazing bar.
Internally, main ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintol.
Some exposed chamfered ceiling beams. No. 45 has buttress near left end.
Ledged door. Ground floor has 2 casement windows with centre glazing bar.
Attic has one dormer with similar casements. Internally, main ground floor
room has large open fireplace with timber lintol and remains of bread oven.
Some deep chamfered ceiling beams. Roof structure appears original. A
National Trust property. RCHM Monument 22. (Dorset, Vol II.)

Listing NGR: SZ0286482042

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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